The Twilight Story

  • 1960
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Yamamoto is a small-town girl who becomes a whore in Tokyo in order to support her sickly mother. She meets Akutagawa, a teacher who tells her he is single. Yamamoto hopes to marry him, but this dream is dashed when she learns he is in fact unhappily married to a woman with a child fathered by another man. He ends up returning to his wife. Yamamoto's life...read more

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Yamamoto is a small-town girl who becomes a whore in Tokyo in order to support her sickly mother. She meets Akutagawa, a teacher who tells her he is single. Yamamoto hopes to marry him, but this dream is dashed when she learns he is in fact unhappily married to a woman with a child

fathered by another man. He ends up returning to his wife. Yamamoto's life is further saddened when her uncle, Oda, fritters away the money she has given him to keep in good faith. Events go from bad to worse: her mother dies and Yamamoto herself is the victim of illness.

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