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Shag (1978)
"Inubue" (original title)

 |  Crime, Drama  |  12 January 1979 (USA)
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Bunta Sugawara ...
Shiro Akitsu
Wakako Sakai ...
Junko Akitsu
Mika Matsushita ...
Yoshiko Akitsu
Kin'ya Kitaôji ...
Detective Konishi
Keiko Takeshita ...
Noriko Norime
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Captain Murata
Raita Ryû ...
Detective Hashikawa
Mizuho Suzuki ...
Controller Ohara
Gô Wakabayashi ...
Detective Sato
Kazuo Kitamura ...
Ishii Design section manager
Shin Kishida ...
Masao Ikeda
Keiko Natsu ...
Yoko Yano
Hideji Ôtaki ...
Section Manager Usami
Takenori Murano ...
Doctor Ono
Yôko Akino ...
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