Sudden Rain (1956)

Director
Mikio Naruse

Main cast
Setsuko Hara; Keiju Kobayashi; Akemi Negishi; Kyôko Kagawa; Chieko Nakakita

Genres
Comedy, Drama

Description
Setsuko Hara plays Fumiko, whose unsuccessful marriage has made her become more and more cynical. When her niece, Ayako visits and complains about her own marriage, she is unsurprised. Meanwhile, a new couple, whose marriage is similarly unblissful, moves in next door. The two couples create a very awkward bond that could ruin both marriages, but everyone seems to be aware and nobody cares either way. [Cinema Talk Blog]


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