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Fort Graveyard (1965)

Chi to suna (original title)
In 1945, Japanese Army Sergeant Kosugi and a platoon of young green recruits must retake and defend a fort occupied by the Chinese forces.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Sergeant Kosugi
Makoto Satô ... Inuyama
Reiko Dan ... Oharu aka Kin Sun Ho
Yûnosuke Itô ... Mochida
... Sakuma
... Shiga
Tôru Ibuki ... Sanpo
Akira Nagoya ... Nezu
Hiroshi Hasegawa ... Nakano
Kenzaburô Ôsawa ... Harada
Katsumi Nezu ... Oga
Ben Hiura ... Yoshino (as Tsutomu Hiura)
Koichi Nakamura ... Ueki
Shinnusuke Awachi ... Seki
Hiroshi Miyao ... Yabe
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Charged with insubordination for punching a superior, Sergeant Kosugi is shipped to China in the last desperate days of the Second World War. His commander, Captain Sakuma, is vicious and dictatorial. Sakuma places Kosugi in charge of training for combat what once was the military band. Kosugi must somehow prepare his inept soldiers for the rigors of combat. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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