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Koto (1980)

 -  Drama  -  6 December 1980 (Japan)
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Koto is a 1980 film directed by Kon Ichikawa starring Momoe Yamaguchi and Tomokazu Miura in an adaptation of Yasunari Kawabata's story The Old Capital.

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Momoe Yamaguchi ...
Chieko Sada
Tomokazu Miura
Keiko Kishi ...
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Jun Izumi
Yuuki Kitazume ...
Mizuki Shiniti
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Koto is a 1980 film directed by Kon Ichikawa starring Momoe Yamaguchi and Tomokazu Miura in an adaptation of Yasunari Kawabata's story The Old Capital.

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