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The Sleeping Beast Within (1960)

Kemono no nemuri (original title)
Not Rated | | Action, Crime | 6 April 1960 (Japan)
A businessman returns from an extended trip, but something seems off. Criminal operations and religious cults come into play, while the man's daughter and her journalist boyfriend race to find the truth.

Director:

Seijun Suzuki

Writer:

Ichirô Ikeda
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Cast

Cast overview:
Hiroyuki Nagato Hiroyuki Nagato
Kazuko Yoshiyuki Kazuko Yoshiyuki
Shinsuke Ashida Shinsuke Ashida
Kinzô Shin Kinzô Shin
Kôjirô Kusanagi Kôjirô Kusanagi
Keisuke Noro Keisuke Noro
Kô Nishimura Kô Nishimura
Shôichi Ozawa Shôichi Ozawa
Hisano Yamaoka Hisano Yamaoka
Yûko Kusunoki Yûko Kusunoki
Tsutomu Shimomoto Tsutomu Shimomoto
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A businessman returns from an extended trip, but something seems off. Criminal operations and religious cults come into play, while the man's daughter and her journalist boyfriend race to find the truth.

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Action | Crime

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

6 April 1960 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

The Sleeping Beast Within See more »

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Production Co:

Nikkatsu See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono
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