Hungry Soul, Part II (1956)
A continuation of Hungry Soul, from the same year. Reiko, who tolerates abuse in her marriage to a man 23 years her senior, is friends with Mayumi, a beautiful widow. Reiko meets her husband’s business rival, a young, capable businessman, and falls for him. Meanwhile, Mayumi enters into a relationship with Shimotsuma, a friend of her late husband.
Director: Yūzō Kawashima
Cast: Akira Kobayashi, Ami Shiba, Columbia Rose, Frankie Sakai, Haruko Mashita, Hiroko Narumi, Isamu Kosugi, Itoko Mishima, Keiji Itami, Keiko Izumi, Keiko Shima, Ken Mikasa, Kikuyo Suda, Masayo Ueda, Masumi Okada, Midori Tsuzuki, Mikiko Sakai, Misako Watanabe, Miyuki Kuwano, Nobuo Kaneko, Reiko Kuba, Reiko Tanigawa, Ryôji Hayama, Setsuko Kato, Shirō Ōsaka, Shôichi Ozawa, Tamae Kawai, Tatsuya Mihashi, Tokuhei Miyahara, Tomoko Kō, Yôko Minamida, Yoshiro Kato, Yukiko Todoroki, Yumi Takano
Duration: 97 min