Late Spring ★★★★ 1949
An exquisite Ozu masterpiece. A young woman lives with her widowed father for years. He decides to remarry so that she can begin life for herself. Highly acclaimed, in Japanese with English subtitles. Reworked in 1960 as “Late Autumn.” 107m/B VHS, DVD . JP Setsuko Hara, Chishu Ryu, Jun Usami, Haruko Sugimura; D: Yasujiro Ozu.