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4.4
465 Ratings

The Story of the Last Chrysanthemum

Zangiku monogatari

Directed by Kenji Mizoguchi
Japan, 1939
Drama

Synopsis

In Tokyo in 1888, Kikunosuke Onoue, the adoptive son of an important actor, discovers that he is praised for his acting only because he is his father’s heir, and that the troupe complains how bad he is behind his back.

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The Story of the Last Chrysanthemum Directed by Kenji Mizoguchi

Awards & Festivals

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

2014 | Winner: Best Rediscoveries

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