I think Schrader had an unfortunate (but mostly temporary) impact on Richie's view of Ozu (which was, alas, "immortalized" in his book on Ozu).
My most important Ozu resources were the books of Bordwell and Hasumi (alas, no English version -- just Japanese and French).
Discuss DVDs and Blu-rays released by Criterion and the films on them. If it's got a spine number, it's in here. Threads may contain spoilers.