criterion collection

  • Yasujiro Ozu’s ‘Good Morning’ Blu-Ray Review | Criterion Collection

    Starring: Chishu Ryu, Keiji Sada, Yoshiko Kuga, Kuniko Miyake, Haruko Sugimura & Koji Shitara. Directed by: Yasujiro Ozu Synopsis: A lighthearted take on director Yasujiro Ozu’s perennial theme of the challenges of inter­generational relationships, Good Morning tells the story of two young boys who stop speaking in protest after their parents refuse...
  • Tokyo Story (1953)

    Starring: Chishu Ryu, Chieko Higashiyama, Setsuko Hara, Haruko Sugimura, So Yamamura, Kuniko Miyake & Kyoko Kagawa Directed by: Yasujiro Ozu Synopsis: A profoundly stirring evocation of elemental humanity and universal heartbreak, Tokyo Story is the crowning achievement of the unparalleled Yasujiro Ozu.  The film, which follows an aging couple’s journey to...