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3.5
34 Ratings

The Petrified Forest

Kaseki no mori

Directed by Masahiro Shinoda
Japan, 1973
Drama

Synopsis

Based on novel by Shintaro Ishihara, this is a human drama about the complex relationship of parent and child. Haruo spends his time working in a university hospital when he meets a childhood friend. On the other hand Haruo’s long estranged mother wishes to make amends with her lost son.

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The Petrified Forest Directed by Masahiro Shinoda

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