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Naniwa no koi no monogatari (1959)

A wealthy man falls in love with a prostitute.

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Kinnosuke Nakamura ...
Chubei Kameya
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Umegawa
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Myokan
Keiko Yukishiro
Hiromi Hanazono ...
Otoku
Chie Ueki ...
Otama
Sumiko Hidaka
Chieko Naniwa ...
Oen
Kodayû Ichikawa
Ryôsuke Kagawa
Koji Arima
Yoshiko Nakamura ...
Okiyo
Yoshiko Yashioji
Minoru Shiraki
Tokinosuke Nakamura
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A wealthy man falls in love with a prostitute.

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13 September 1959 (Japan)  »

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Chikamatsu's Love in Osaka  »

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