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Kunisada Chûji (1960)

Chuji Kunisada returns to his home village to find that Jubei Matsui, the corrupt magistrate, has been responsible for virtually destroying Kunisada's family. A final tragedy leads Kunisada... See full summary »

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... Chûji Kunisada
Daisuke Katô ... Enzo Niko
... Toku
Yôsuke Natsuki ... Sentaro Itabashi
Yû Fujiki ... Gentetsu Shimizu
Susumu Fujita ... Magistrate Jubei Matsui
... Kansuke
Kanzaburô Nakamura ... Kantaro at age 6 (as Kankurô Nakamura)
Kumi Mizuno ... Kiku
Kô Mishima ... Yosaku
Yoshio Kosugi ... Tokisaburo
Senkichi Ômura ... Yoshi
... Fumizo Mitsuki
Minosuke Yamada ... Uemon
Yusuke Minami ... Tokimatsu Yamamura
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Chuji Kunisada returns to his home village to find that Jubei Matsui, the corrupt magistrate, has been responsible for virtually destroying Kunisada's family. A final tragedy leads Kunisada to join with a band of rogues living in the forest in robbing from the rich and giving to the poor, always with an eye toward avenging himself on Magistrate Matsui. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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27 September 1960 (USA)  »

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The Gambling Samurai  »

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