Soundtracks - Ikiru (1952)
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Ikiru (1952)

Genres: Drama

Taglines: One of the Great Films of Our Time!

Director: Akira Kurosawa

Writers: Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Oguni

Stars: Takashi Shimura, Shin'ichi Himori, Haruo Tanaka, Minoru Chiaki, ...

Kanji Watanabe is a civil servant. He has worked in the same department for 30 years. His life is pretty boring and monotonous, though he once used to have passion and drive. Then one day he discovers that he has stomach cancer and has less than a year to live. After the initial depression he sets about living for the first time in over 20 years. Then he realises that his limited time left is not just for living life to the full but to leave something meaningful behind...
J'ai deux amours
(uncredited)
Music by Vincent Scotto
Performed by Josephine Baker
When entering in the bar with the long-faced man
Come On-A My House
(1951) (uncredited)
Words and Music by William Saroyan and Ross Bagdasarian
Gondora no uta
(uncredited)
Music by Shinpei Nakayama
Words by Isamu Yoshii
Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo
(uncredited)
Written by Al Hoffman, Mack David, and Jerry Livingston
heard in the background immediately after Watanabe and Kimura leave the striptease show
Happy Birthday
(uncredited)
Written by Mildred J. Hill and Patty S. Hill
Heard at the restaurant
Too Young
(uncredited)
Music by Sidney Lippman
Words by Sylvia Dee
Parade of the Tin Soldiers
written by Leon Jessel