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Black Rain (1989) Poster

(1989)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Shôhei Imamura

Writing Credits  

Masuji Ibuse ... (novel)
 
Shôhei Imamura ... (writer)
Toshirô Ishidô ... (writer)

Cast (in credits order)  

Yoshiko Tanaka ...
Yasuko
Kazuo Kitamura ...
Shigematsu Shizuma
Etsuko Ichihara ...
Shigeko Shizuma
Shôichi Ozawa ...
Shokichi
Norihei Miki ...
Kotaro
Hisako Hara ...
Kin
Keisuke Ishida ...
Yuichi
Masato Yamada ...
Tatsu
Tamaki Sawa ...
Woman in Ikemoto-ya
Akiji Kobayashi ...
Katayama
Kazuko Shirakawa ...
Old Woman with white flag
Kenjirô Ishimaru ...
Aono
Mayumi Tateichi ...
Fumiko of Ikemoto-ya
Toshie Kusunoki ...
Kane
Reiko Nanao ...
Rui
Satoshi Iinuma ...
Takamaru
Toshihiko Miki ...
Factory Foreman Fujita
Yôhachi Fujii ...
Cab Driver
Sabu Kawahara ...
Kanemaru
Sanshô Shinsui ...
Nojima
Noboru Mitani ...
Post Office Clerk
Hideji Ôtaki ...
Dr. Fujita
Isayoshi Yamazaki ...
Young Yakuza
Mari Kamei ...
Nurse
Tatsuya Irie ...
Young Man
Kazue Minami ...
1st Village Woman
Takaomi Miura ...
Boy
Hiromi Yasui ...
2nd Village Woman
Tooru Iwasaki ...
Nojima's Stepfather
Nobuko Tani ...
Nojima's Stepmother
Shinichi Hibino ...
Dr. Ando
Hitomi Ishihara ...
Woman of Nojima's Family
Tessui Tada ...
Buddhist Monk
Toshiko Yokota ...
Woman Throwing Roof Tiles
Yoshiro Hori ...
Wood Seller
Junko Hori ...
Woman of Nojima's Family
Tetsuhiko Miyoshi ...
Takeo Takemaru
Kazuko Kawakami ...
Takamuru's Second Wife
Junko Takahashi ...
Woman at Station
Eiji Takakura
Hirofumi Nakase
Taiji Tonoyama ...
The Old Priest
Fujio Tokita ...
40 Year Old Woman with burns
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Factory Worker (uncredited)
Tomie Ume ...
Tane - Shokichi's wife (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Shigeyuki Endô ... publicity producer
Hisashi Iino ... producer
Shôhei Imamura ... executive producer
Hiroaki Masubayashi ... publicity producer
Toshiya Nomura ... publicity producer

Music by 

Tôru Takemitsu

Cinematography by 

Takashi Kawamata

Film Editing by 

Hajime Okayasu

Art Direction by 

Hisao Inagaki

Set Decoration by 

Akiyoshi Kanda

Costume Design by 

Hidefumi Sueyoshi

Makeup Department 

Isao Haruyama ... special makeup effects artist
Shigeko Ikawa ... makeup artist
Manabu Irisawa ... wigs

Production Management 

Kunihide Hiramasu ... production manager
Mitsuru Igarashi ... production supervisor
Yasushi Matsuda ... executive in charge of production
Takehisa Mayuzumi ... production supervisor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Nobuaki Itô ... assistant director
Takashi Miike ... assistant director
Takashi Tsukinoki ... first assistant director

Art Department 

Katsuhiro Fukuzawa ... assistant art director
Yoichi Shimizu ... Yuichi's stone carvings
Noriyuki Sugimori ... fine arts
Kenichi Tamai ... assistant set decorator
Tetsuya Uchida ... assistant art director
Atsuo Yamashita ... assistant set decorator

Sound Department 

Kenichi Benitani ... sound
Eiji Hirokawa ... sound recordist
Kyôji Kôno ... re-recording mixer
Masatoshi Saitô ... sound effects
Atsushi Sugiyama ... sound recordist
Katsumi Takahashi ... sound recordist
Pablo García Hompanera ... sound (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Masatoshi Saitô ... special effects

Camera and Electrical Department 

Masashi Chikamori ... camera operator
Hisashi Imaizumi ... lighting technician
Minori Ishitsuki ... still photographer
Yasuo Iwaki ... gaffer
Sadahiro Kimura ... lighting technician
Yûjirô Miura ... lighting technician
Tooru Morishita ... lighting technician
Masakazu Oka ... camera operator
Junichi Watanabe ... camera operator

Editorial Department 

Toshihiko Kojima ... assistant editor
Hideaki Murai ... assistant editor
Yumiko Nakaba ... assistant editor
Kazuko Okayasu ... negative cutter

Location Management 

Michio Kubo ... location coordinator

Music Department 

Tôru Takemitsu ... conductor

Other crew 

Yoshiyuki Maejima ... stage manager
Mayumi Mitokawa ... production desk
Hideko Nakata ... continuity
Shigeko Ohara ... dialect coach
Hirohide Watanabe ... title calligrapher

Thanks 

Kunio Takeshige ... thanks for collaboration

See also

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