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Onmyoji: The Yin Yang Master (2001)
"Onmyoji" (original title)

R  |   |  Action, Fantasy, Drama  |  6 October 2001 (Japan)
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Credited cast:
Mansai Nomura ...
Hideaki Itô ...
Eriko Imai ...
Yui Natsukawa ...
Fujiwara no Sukehime
Mai Hosho ...
Uri no onna
Ken'ichi Yajima ...
Fujiwara no Morosuke
Kenjirô Ishimaru ...
Onmyo-gashira
Ken'ichi Ishii ...
Fujiwara no Kaneie
Hôka Kinoshita ...
Kanmu-Ten'nou
Sachiko Kokubu ...
Fujiwara no Tadako
Kenji Yamaki ...
Tachibana no Ukon
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Minahoto no Hirosoma (voice) (as Brandon Jones)
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Fujiwara no Morosuke (voice) (as Edward Zilla)
Akira Emoto ...
Fujiwara no Motokata
Masato Hagiwara ...
Sawara-Shin'nou
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From the Making-Of Documentary on the Special Edition DVD: - Total number of cuts: 1026 - Concept planning: 5 years - Number of days filming: 93 days - Number of days in post-production: 128 days - Location crew: 86 people - SFX crew: 31 people - CG integration staff: 37 people - Total number of crew: 154 people - Those who camped out for the first show: 400 people (at Nihon Gekijo Theater) - Number of theaters: 225 theaters - Number of viewers: 2.2 million people (as of Summer 2001) - Gross at box office: Approx. 3 billion yen (roughly $30 million USD) See more »

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Really a great movie

I think this is really a great Japanese fantasy film ever made. I love to see the actor in a costume as (Abe No Seimei). Congratulation to the great actor (Nomura Mansai) as he is able to make the character as Abe No Seimei like real person. Since I watch this movie, I start to know more about Nomura Mansai. He is really good in acting and I adore him so much. I hope to see more him acting in other Japanese fantasy movie as well the continue of Onmyoji 3 and so on. credit to Nomura Mansai.... Keep up your good work. And credit also to the director of Onmyoji 1 and 2. Keep up your good works.... Please continue to make this great film.... make the continue of Onmyoji 3,4,5......

To people who not yet seeing this film....

It is a must see film.... you won't regret....trust me....


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