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Yagyû bugeichô (1957)

In the Tokugawa Era, the clan of Lord Yagyu has hidden away three scrolls containing clan secrets which, if revealed, would cause revolution and disaster for the clan. The information is ... See full summary »

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Tasaburo
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Yuhime
Kyôko Kagawa ...
Oki
Mariko Okada ...
Rika
Denjirô Ôkôchi ...
Lord Yagyu
Hanshirô Iwai ...
Iyemitsu
Tôjûrô Sakata ...
Matajuro (as Senjaku Nakamura)
Akio Kobori
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Fugetsusai
Akihiko Hirata ...
Tomonori
Ryôsuke Kagawa
Jôtarô Togami ...
Jubei
Kichijirô Ueda
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Okuba
Yoshio Tsuchiya
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In the Tokugawa Era, the clan of Lord Yagyu has hidden away three scrolls containing clan secrets which, if revealed, would cause revolution and disaster for the clan. The information is divided among the three scrolls, all of which must be possessed for the secrets to be understood. When Princess Yuhime steals the scrolls, Tasaburo, a samurai with magical powers, and his brother Senshiro are sent to retrieve them. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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8 May 1968 (USA)  »

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