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By Player (2000)

Sanmon yakusha (original title)
Film inspired by the life of Japanese actor Taiji Tonoyama, with whom Kaneto Shindo had worked on many occasions, with the help of archive images and fragments of the most famous films of ... See full summary »

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Taiji Tonoyama
Keiko Oginome ...
Kimie
Hideko Yoshida ...
Taiji's wife
Nobuko Otowa ...
Okaji
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mitsuko Baishô
Moeko Ezawa
Hisako Hara
Daijirô Harada
Maiko Kawakami
Katsumi Kiba
Kirina Mano
Yutaka Matsushige
Kuriko Namino
Terumi Niki
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Film inspired by the life of Japanese actor Taiji Tonoyama, with whom Kaneto Shindo had worked on many occasions, with the help of archive images and fragments of the most famous films of the director. The actress Nobuko Otowa adds dialogues facing the camera, as if she was talking to Tonoyama and remembering together old episodes of the interpreter, a past marked by alcoholism and a hectic sex life. Written by jsanchez

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