Watch Ugetsu (1953) : Online In the civil wars of 16th century Japan, two ambitious peasants in Nakanogo want to make their fortunes. The potter Genjuro intends to sell his wares for vast profits in the local city, Omizo, while his brother-in-law Tobei wishes to become a samurai. A respected sage warns them against seeking profit in times of war but his advice goes unheeded, and their insistency leads to the ruin of their families.
|Release Date||:||Mar 26, 1953|
|Genres||:||Fantasy, Drama, Mystery|
|Production Company||:||Daiei Motion Picture Co., Ltd.|
|Casts||:||Masayuki Mori, Machiko Kyō, Tanaka Kinuyo, Eitarô Ozawa, Ikio Sawamura, Mitsuko Mito, Kikue Môri, Ryôsuke Kagawa, Eigoro Onoe, Sugisaku Aoyama, Saburo Date|
|Plot Keywords||:||japan, based on novel or book, samurai, greed, bigamy, tragedy, rural setting, ghost, sengoku period, feudal japan, 16th century, warring states period|