Top 10 awesome movies like Late Chrysanthemums that you will enjoy watching

You just finished watching Late Chrysanthemums and you can't get over how good this movie was. Now you want to watch more of such masterpieces. We have curated a list of similar movies which are created by the likes of Mikio Naruse, Haruko Sugimura and Sadako Sawamura . Here goes the list -

  1. Anzukko
  2. Flowing
  3. Older Brother, Younger Sister
  4. Mother
  5. When a Woman Ascends the Stairs
  6. Musume tsuma haha
  7. Autumn Has Already Started
  8. The Life of Oharu
  9. Black Rose
  10. The Munekata Sisters
  1. Anzukko

    Anzukko

    Kyoko, the daughter of a successful novelist, marries an aspiring writer. However, her husband's difficulties with his writing and his resentment over her father cause deep strains in the marriage.

    This movie, created by Mikio Naruse, Sô Yamamura and Kyôko Kagawa, scores 7.0 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  2. Flowing

    Flowing

    Otsuta is running the geisha house Tsuta in Tokyo. Her business is heavily in debt. Her daughter Katsuyo doesn't see any future in her mothers trade in the late days of Geisha. But Otsuta will not give up. This film portraits the day time life of geisha when not entertaining customers.

    This movie, created by Mikio Naruse, Kinuyo Tanaka and Isuzu Yamada, scores 7.6 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  3. Older Brother, Younger Sister

    Older Brother, Younger Sister

    In Older Brother, Younger Sister, director Mikio Naruse's adaptation of an oft-filmed popular novel by Saisei Murô, the eldest daughter (Machiko Kyô) of a rural family comes home pregnant, testing some already tenuous family bonds. Naruse shows his considerable skill at portraying household dynamics, filming Kyô in relaxed and/or reclining positions (indicative of her character's exhaustively maintained independence) that are then intruded upon by her ill-tempered older brother (Masayuki Mori), whose initially comic, brute-force presence grows increasingly menacing and treacherous as the film progresses.

    This movie, created by Mikio Naruse, Machiko Kyô and Masayuki Mori, scores 7.4 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  4. Mother

    Mother

    A teenaged girl witnesses her widowed mother's attempt to sustain her family.

    This movie, created by Mikio Naruse, Kinuyo Tanaka and Kyôko Kagawa, scores 7.6 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  5. When a Woman Ascends the Stairs

    When a Woman Ascends the Stairs

    A middle-aged bar hostess, constantly in debt, is faced with numerous social constraints and challenges posed to her by her family, customers and friends.

    This movie, created by Mikio Naruse, Hideko Takamine and Masayuki Mori, scores 8.1 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

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  6. Musume tsuma haha

    Musume tsuma haha

    The story of a family in Tokyo who live under the same roof in a large house and include the widowed sixty-year-old mother, older son and his wife, the youngest daughter and the older daughter who, while being married, is experiencing domestic problems and has moved back in. The latter woman's husband soon dies however making the move permanent. With life insurance money flowing in she not only can afford to pay rent, but also loan some cash to her brother who unbeknownst to his mother has taken on a loan from the bank with the house as collateral. The loan was needed as his wife's aunt's factory needs an infusion of funds.

    This movie, created by Mikio Naruse, Setsuko Hara and Masayuki Mori, scores 7.2 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  7. Autumn Has Already Started

    Autumn Has Already Started

    This movie, created by Mikio Naruse, Nobuko Otowa and Jun Fujimaki, scores 7.2 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  8. The Life of Oharu

    The Life of Oharu

    Follows a woman's fight and survival amid the vicissitudes of life and the cruelty of the society.

    This movie, created by Kenji Mizoguchi, Kinuyo Tanaka and Tsukie Matsuura, scores 8.2 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  9. Black Rose

    Black Rose

    When the enigmatic woman Ryoko (played by Mishima-discovered female impersonator Akihiro Miwa) arrives at the Black Rose Mansion to perform, not only do the gentleman patrons seem smitten by her mystery and beauty, but past flames arrive to vie and die for her affections, as well. But things get even more complicated when the Mansion's manager and his wayward son both fall for the same dangerous woman.

    This movie, created by Kinji Fukasaku, Akihiro Miwa and Eitarô Ozawa, scores 6.1 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  10. The Munekata Sisters

    The Munekata Sisters

    Setsuko is unhappily married to Mimura, an engineer with no job and a drinking habit. She's always been in love with Hiroshi, but he left for France years ago without proposing. Now he is back and Mariko (Setsuko's sister) tries to reunite them, although secretly she loves him too.

    This movie, created by Yasujirô Ozu, Kinuyo Tanaka and Hideko Takamine, scores 7.4 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

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