Eclipse 1944: 歓呼の町

I thought this box of war-time movies would be more… er… distinct? But it’s like the main requirement of the censors is that the movies should be as boring as inhumanely possible.

I mean, some of this may not be from gummint requirements, but just from crushing filming conditions — many of these scenes just seem really drawn out and padded — just as if they couldn’t really do anything but shoot on the studio lot with a diminished crew.

This is just too tedious.

Ah, it’s a movie basically nobody has seen.

I’m out after 28 minutes.

Jubilation Street. Keisuke Kinoshita. 1944.

This blog post is part of the Eclipse series.

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