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The Bastard (1963)
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Ken Yamauchi ...
Togo Konno
Masako Izumi ...
Emiko Okumura
Midori Tashiro ...
Yoshi Okano
Chiharu Kuri ...
Ponta - a Geisha
Shinsuke Ashida ...
Principal Kondo
Hajime Sugiyama ...
Marui, a student
Asao Sano ...
Dr. Okumura
Mieko Takamine ...
Takako, Togo's mother
Mieko Azuma ...
Masae Yoshi's mother (as Iko Azuma)
Keisuke Noro ...
Suzumura, a student
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