Sansho the Bailiff [Sanshô dayû]
Directed By: Kenji Mizoguchi
January 21, 1954 / Japanese / 124 mins
In medieval Japan, a compassionate governor is sent into exile. His wife and children try to join him, but are separated, and the children grow up amid suffering and oppression.
IMDB Movie Page: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0047445
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