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Oni no sumu yakata (1969)

An abandoned temple in the mountains outside of the old capital city of Kyoto is the scene of a fated meeting between a traveling priest, two women, and a vicious killer.

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Mumyo Taro
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Kaede
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Aizen
Kei Satô ...
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Ryûtarô Gomi
Gen Kimura
Takeshi Date
Gen Kuroki
Kanji Uehara
Tsuyotake Matsuda
Kazuo Moriuchi
Shimpachi Miyama
Katsuyoshi Baba
Tamotsu Fujiharu
Hideki Hanamura
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An abandoned temple in the mountains outside of the old capital city of Kyoto is the scene of a fated meeting between a traveling priest, two women, and a vicious killer.

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31 May 1969 (Japan)  »

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Devil's Temple  »

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