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Ikite iru Magoroku (1943)

Not Rated | | Drama | 18 November 1943 (Japan)
Propaganda film about a family that won't allow the military to grow crops on their fields due to their superstitious beliefs about their son's illness, with sub-plots about about the family's heirloom sword and a blossoming romance.

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Ken Uehara
Fumiko Katsuragi
Yasumi Hara
Kurumi Yamabato
Toshio Hosokawa
Reikichi Kawamura
Tokusaburo Miyako
Fumiko Okamura
Masami Maehata
Kôji Kawabe
Hirokazu Yamamoto
Jun Yokoyama
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A superstitious farming family is hesitant to use their prized fallow fields to grow crops to help feed the nation's troops. Kinoshita's rural drama was made to promote the war effort, but his story branches off in many directions, including one subplot about the family's heirloom samurai sword and another about a blossoming young romance. Written by Anonymous

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Magoroku Is Alive  »

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