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Tajihei Kazuki
Mayumi Ogawa ...
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Keiko Kishi ...
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Komaki Kurihara ...
Kiyoko Kazuki
Haruko Sugimura ...
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Hisashi Igawa ...
Funazu
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Yoshio Inaba
Shigeru Kôyama ...
Kihara
Sue Mitobe
Seiji Miyaguchi ...
Sunami
Ichirô Nakatani ...
Taisuke, Tajihei's brother
Orie Satô ...
Akihiko's wife
Yûsuke Takita
Jûkichi Uno ...
Tappei Yabuki
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AS MEMORABLE AS YOUR OWN DEATH
13 August 2002 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I saw the film, once, at FILMEX (the old L.A. film festival) in 1975. It struck me as strongly as Kurosawa's IKIRU in it's analysis of a man's awareness of his impending death. Why this film is not available on tape or DVD...and why it is not more widely known among Japanese art films is a complete mystery to me - as mysterious and disturbing as the film itself.


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