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Gion matsuri (1968)

Shinkichi, a peasant employed as a cloth-dyer, has a dream: in the midst of the civil war which ravages Japan, he hopes to revive the long-banned custom of the Kyoto Gion Festival, and by ... See full summary »

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, (as Tetsuya Yamauchi)
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Kinnosuke Nakamura ... Shinkichi
... Kumaza
... Ayame
Yûnosuke Itô ... Akamatsu
... Sukematsu
... Tsuneemon
Eitarô Ozawa ... Kadokura
... Gonji
Tomo'o Nagai ... Matashiro Kawahara
Orie Satô ... Otsuru
Hisako Takihana ... Ichi
... Genzô
... Jumbei Yamashina (as Masami Shimojo)
Ryôsuke Kagawa ... Bunsuke
Shinsuke Mikimoto
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Shinkichi, a peasant employed as a cloth-dyer, has a dream: in the midst of the civil war which ravages Japan, he hopes to revive the long-banned custom of the Kyoto Gion Festival, and by doing so, bring together the warring clans and rampaging brigands in peaceful celebration. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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based on novel | See All (1) »

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Drama

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Release Date:

12 February 1969 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Festival of Gion  »

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| (1973 re-release)

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(Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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