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Jukyusai no chizu (1979)

Yanagimachi's first feature film is about a young man who makes a map of a neighborhood in which he delivers newspapers. He keeps a dossier on each family, recording their habits and rating how much he dislikes them.

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Credited cast:
Yûji Honma ...
Masaru Yoshioka
Keizô Kanie ...
Konno
Hideko Okiyama ...
Maria
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Chisako Hara
Nijiko Kiyokawa
Yûko Kusunoki
Aoi Nakajima
Tadao Nakamaru ...
Detective
Kazuko Shirakawa
Kaori Takeda ...
Mayumi
Hatsuo Yamaya
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Yanagimachi's first feature film is about a young man who makes a map of a neighborhood in which he delivers newspapers. He keeps a dossier on each family, recording their habits and rating how much he dislikes them.

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1 December 1979 (Japan)  »

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19-sai no chizu  »

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How can I survive this (adult) life?
10 May 2003 | by See all my reviews

A student's life is hard. One is already an adult, but still penniless. The protagonist-student here is surviving by being a paper-boy running from door to door and accumulating "world-anger". He gets an inside-look of this rotten, hypocritical human kind. He hates 'em all. But life must go on...

Comparable with the "Fight Club"-terrorist-movement, but here the individual stays alone and breaks down (losing even his best friend). We can neither live happily nor kill ourselves. We must keep running...


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