Nihon no Yoru to Kiri (Night and Fog in Japan)
Nihon no Yoru to Kiri (Night and Fog in Japan) (1960)

Widely regarded as the most personal of director Nagisa Oshima's three 1960 films, Night and Fog in Japan centers around a gathering of former student activists, all of which protested the signing of the U.S.-Japan Security Treaty.… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: October 9, 1960
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Dennis Schwartz
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Though well-versed in the leftist movement in Japan, it failed to entice me to care about its problems.

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Fernando F. Croce

The title is Resnais's, Nagisa Oshima brings its sense of the inescapability of the past to a generation's aborted revolution

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Anton Bitel

In Oshima's bitter political melodrama, the wedding between an unexamined past and a blind present turns out to be a sham.

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