The Prodigal Son

  • 1964
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Set in 18th-century Japan, Nakamura's desire to win the affection of geisha Fujino leads to family disgrace and the eventual murder of the wife of a shop owner who refuses to give him money to help pay off his debts. Director Horikawa, Akira Kurosawa's sometime assistant director, made a number of films dealing with the pettiness of human aspirations.

Where to Watch

Available to Stream

  • Watch on