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The Moviegoer, Aug. 20-26

Japanese Arthouse Classics The series begins with the Los Angeles premiere of the 4K restoration of Kenji Mizoguchi’s 1953 cautionary period drama Ugetsu, in which a married peasant farmer finds himself seduced by a ghostly noblewoman; it’s paired with Mizoguchi’s The Life of Oharu (1952), a tragic...
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