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Love for an Idiot (1967)

Chijin no ai (original title)
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Michiyo Ohkusu ...
Naomi (as Michiyo Yasuda)
Shôichi Ozawa ...
Jôji Kawai
Masakazu Tamura ...
Nobuo
Isao Kuraishi ...
Kumagaia
Asao Uchida ...
Doctor Hanamura
Sachiko Murase ...
Sumie
Noriko Hodaka
Yuka Konno ...
Marie
Yûzô Hayakawa ...
Namikawa
Tetsuya Watanabe
Jun Osanai
Daigo Inoue
Shin Minatsu
Tamae Kyokawa ...
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29 July 1967 (Japan)  »

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