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Inugami-ke no ichizoku (1976)

After the death of the Father , His family are gathered to share Inheritances , but suddenly a woman with a mysterious masked man arrive there , claiming to be the other wife of the man ...

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kôji Ishizaka ...
Kôsuke Kindaichi
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Tamayo Nonomiya
Teruhiko Aoi ...
Sukekiyo Inugami / Shizuma Aonuma
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Matsuko Inugami
Mitsuko Kusabue ...
Umeko Inugami
Miki Sanjô ...
Takeko Inugami
Akira Kawaguchi ...
Sayoko Inugami
Ryôko Sakaguchi ...
Haru
Takeo Chii ...
Suketake Inugami
Hisashi Kawaguchi ...
Suketomo Inugami
Akiji Kobayashi ...
Kôkichi Inugami
Noboru Mitani ...
Fujisaki - ID Officer
Minoru Terada ...
Saruzô
Kazunaga Tsuji ...
Detective Inoue
Hiroya Morita ...
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After the death of the Father , His family are gathered to share Inheritances , but suddenly a woman with a mysterious masked man arrive there , claiming to be the other wife of the man ...

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16 October 1976 (Japan)  »

Also Known As:

The Clan of Dog-God Household  »

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Trivia

The director Kon Ichikawa made five movies in the 1970's in the detective Kindaichi series. This one was the first and it was a huge financial hit at the box office. The director filmed a remake in 2006. See more »

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Remade as Inugami-ke no ichizoku (2006) See more »

Soundtracks

Tôkyô bugi ugi
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Music by Ryôichi Hattori
Lyrics by Masaru Suzuki
Performed by Shizuko Kasagi
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the scandalous family
24 December 2009 | by See all my reviews

this movie worth every minute i spent to watch it , brilliant direction and well organise mysterious story with many twists.its really shocking when you realise that this movie produce in 1976 ,such an amazing storytelling and effects with only simple camera moves .highly recommended . the unconventional story makes this movie more entertaining ,the pace of the story is quite slow in the beginning then gradually become fast that you need to go back in some parts of the movie to catch up with the events . I'm really a big fan to the classic Japanese horror movies ,but this one is totally exceptional and give you a different taste.


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