Meshi (Repast)
Meshi (Repast) (1951)

Based on popular Japanese writer Fumiko Hayahi's final novel, a condemning portrait of married life and women's position in Japanese society, Repast tells the story of Michiyo and Hatsunosuke, a married couple who, in the routine of… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1951
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Keith Uhlich
Slant Magazine

Repast feels like something of a warm-up to Naruse's subsequent Sound of the Mountain.

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Luke Baldock
What an absolutely stunning film. Naruse shows he is an expert of restraint much similar to his characters. Whereas many other filmmakers would have leapt on… More
Walter M.
[font=Century Gothic]In "Repast", Michiyo(Setsuko Hara), a housewife, lives in a suburb of Osaka, with her husband of five years, Hatsunosuke(Ken… More