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Mahiru no ankoku (1956)

When an elderly couple is murdered, the police pick up the most likely suspect, a young loner. The authorities force a confession out of the suspect, who then insists that he had a pair of accomplices.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Kôjirô Kusanagi ... Seiji Uemura
... Kaneko Nagai
Taketoshi Naitô ... Lawyer Kondo
... Tsuna Uemura
Teruo Matsuyama ... Takeshi Kojima
... Lawyer Yamamoto
Yoshi Katô ... Oshima
Junkichi Orimoto ... Detective Sugita
Kyû Sazanka ... Shiraki
Shinsuke Ashida ... Yoshii
Tanie Kitabayashi ... Satoe Miyazaki
... Yuji
... Uhei Matsumura
Sen Yano ... Shokichi Aoki
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ippei Souda
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When an elderly couple is murdered, the police pick up the most likely suspect, a young loner. The authorities force a confession out of the suspect, who then insists that he had a pair of accomplices.

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27 March 1956 (Japan)  »

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Darkness at Noon  »

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1.37 : 1
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