is a 1958 Japanese film
directed by Hiroshi Inagaki
. Its original Japanese title is Muhomatsu no issho
' ("Wild Matsu the Rickshaw Man"). It tells the story of a Matsugoro, a rickshaw
man who becomes a surrogate father to the child of a recently widowed woman.
The film is a remake of a 1943 film of the same name.
The Rickshaw Man, is listed on IMDB as having won Toshiro Mifune the Best Actor award and director Hiroshi Inagaki the Golden Lion award at the Venice Film Festival in 1958, .
A manga based on Rickshaw Man was published by Shueisha and serialized in the Weekly Shōnen Jump. The manga barely lasted in the manga anthology.