Late Spring (1949)
Contemporary look at everyday life in postwar Japan, centering on an elderly man's attempts to find a suitable husband for his reluctant daughter before it's "too late." Director Yasujiro Ozu's penchant for richly drawn character studies is well-evidenced; Chishu Ryu, Haurko Sugimura star. 108 min. Standard; Soundtrack: Japanese Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English; audio commentary. Also includes the documentary "Tokyo-Ga" (1985). In Japanese with English subtitles. Two-disc set.