Sei No Kigen (1967)

Run Time - 100 min.  |   Countries - United States   |   MPAA Rating - NR
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Synopsis by Clarke Fountain

During his final hospital stay before the end of his life, an older man is extremely infatuated by the girl in the bed next to him. One day, he attempts to kiss her. His wife is in the room at the time, and she completely understands and accepts the situation, but the man's children are horrified. The boy of the family takes up with the girl and seduces her; the girl simply remains in shock. Eventually, after leaving the hospital, the older man dies, and the family disperses. Along the way, the movie develops tremendous introspective insight into the older man's state of mind, which is far from being that of a dirty old man, despite the fact that everyone else holds that opinion.