Rhapsody in August (1991)
The story centers on an elderly hibakusha, who lost her husband in the 1945 atomic bombing of Nagasaki, caring for her four grandchildren over the summer. She learns of a long-lost brother, Suzujiro, living in Hawaii who wants her to visit him before he dies. American film star Richard Gere appears as Suzujiro's son Clark.
Cast and Information
Directed By: Akira Kurosawa
Starring: Richard Gere, Hidetaka Yoshioka, Hisashi Igawa, Toshie Negishi, Sachiko Murase, Choichiro Kawarazaki, Narumi Kayashima, Mitsunori Isaki, Tomoko Ôtakara, Mieko Suzuki, Shizuko Azuma, Satoko Hayashi
AKAs: 八月の狂詩曲, Hachi-gatsu no kyôshikyoku