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Akiko Yano
Sanae Takasugi ...
Tomie Fujibayashi
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Yoshiyuki Mikawa
Jun Hamamura ...
Harashima
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Fusajiro Yoshikawa
Jûkichi Uno
Eitarô Ozawa ...
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Masao Shimizu
Masao Mishima
Yasushi Nagata
Kô Mihashi
Kinzô Shin ...
Hideo Yamamoto
Hatae Kishi
Sanae Nakahara
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Time; a few years after the surrender of Japan in the Second World War. The country is in ruins, economy devastated, and the vulnerable masses deprived of work; let alone the basic amenities of life. A new order, led by voratius opportunists is in the make where the weak are easy prey to the hydraheaded mountebanks. Betrayed and exploited by their employer, a group of five trainee insurance brokers face the challenge of commuting suicide, or taking the path of felony. They choose the latter and decide to rub a money truck to ease the suffering and pain of their family members.

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3 July 1955 (Japan)  »

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