The A-Z of Ozu

A bluffers' guide to the films of Yasujiro Ozu


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Despite some scenes of domestic abuse in ‘Floating Weeds’ and lots of farting in ‘Good Morning’, this is the one certificate you’ll never see with an Ozu film. That said, in 1984 director Masayuki Suo did make a porno ‘pink film’ homage to ‘Tokyo Story’ called ‘Abnormal Family’.