Story of the last three days in the life of Sakamoto Ryoma (1836-1867), imperial loyalist who tried to unite the Choshu and Satsuma clans and prepared the way for the Meiji Restoration (... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
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Renji Ishibashi ...
Shintarô Nakaoka
Rie Nakagawa ...
Chô
Yûsaku Matsuda ...
Yûta
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Tae
Keisuke Noro ...
Tôkichi
Ryô Tamura ...
Toshimichi Ôkubo
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Gô Awazu ...
Saburô Tomita
Maki Kawamura ...
Wife of a court noble
Fudeko Tanaka ...
Old woman
Hatsuo Yamaya ...
Tomomi Iwakura
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Story of the last three days in the life of Sakamoto Ryoma (1836-1867), imperial loyalist who tried to unite the Choshu and Satsuma clans and prepared the way for the Meiji Restoration (1868). A samurai film in an ironic almost burlesque style, but not without affection for its hero. Written by Anonymous

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3 August 1974 (Japan)  »

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The Assassination of Ryoma  »

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