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A.k.a.
Ballad of Narayama
Year
1983
Runtime
130 min.
Director
Shôhei Imamura
Genre
Drama
Rating *
7.9
Votes *
4,575
Checks
1,158
Favs
109
Dislikes
13
Favs/checks
9.4% (1:11)
Favs/dislikes
8:1
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  1. Dieguito's avatar

    Dieguito

    Nice and sensual, but I've much preferred the 1958 Kinoshita version told in a colorful and joyful kabuki theater style. 4 years 4 months ago
  2. MMDan's avatar

    MMDan

    That scene at the end, when they reach the top. Wow. 3 years 3 months ago
  3. BoiledFish's avatar

    BoiledFish

    Wasted time. So much dirt was put to my soul. Huge fat dislike 10 months 2 weeks ago
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In 7 official lists

  1. This movie ranks #54 in Cannes Film Festival - Palme d'Or
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  2. This movie ranks #137 in Asian Cinema: A Field Guide
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  3. This movie ranks #159 in Masters Of Cinema
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  4. This movie ranks #263 in Harvard University's Suggested Film Viewing List: Narrative Films (2012)
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  5. This movie ranks #673 in Sight and Sound 2012 - Combined List
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    673
  6. This movie ranks #701 in 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die
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  7. This movie ranks #925 in They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?
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