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A.k.a.
When a Woman Ascends the Stairs
Year
1960
Runtime
111 min.
Director
Mikio Naruse
Genre
Drama
Rating *
8.2
Votes *
1,870
Checks
984
Favs
136
Dislikes
5
Favs/checks
13.8% (1:7)
Favs/dislikes
27:1
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  1. BillieDove's avatar

    BillieDove

    Terribly underrated. It really makes me want to watch more Naruse - sadly, his films aren't widely available except for this one. 11 years 6 months ago
  2. Dieguito's avatar

    Dieguito

    Great movie!! Onna ga kaidan wo agaru toki and Ukigumo are Naruse best movies 9 years 1 month ago
  3. ronin48's avatar

    ronin48

    more NARUSE please!! 10 years 5 months ago
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In 7 official lists

  1. This movie ranks #36 in BIFF's Asian Cinema 100
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    BIFF's Asian Cinema 100

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  2. This movie ranks #110 in Tom Vick's Asian Cinema: A Field Guide
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    110
  3. This movie ranks #128 in Kinema Junpo's Top 200 Japanese Films
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    128
  4. This movie ranks #256 in TSPDT's 1,000 Greatest Films: 1001-2000
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    256
  5. This movie ranks #402 in The Criterion Collection
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  6. This movie ranks #596 in David Thomson's Have You Seen?
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  7. This movie ranks #662 in Sight & Sound's The Greatest Films of All Time
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