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The Possessed (1976)

Yoba (original title)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Machiko Kyô ... Oshima
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Yuki Aresa Yuki Aresa
Shinjirô Ebara Shinjirô Ebara ... Shinzo (as Shinjirô Ehara)
Kazuko Inano Kazuko Inano ... Sawa
Miki Jinbo ... Otoshi
Tanie Kitabayashi Tanie Kitabayashi ... Midwife
Kiyoshi Kodama Kiyoshi Kodama ... Ihara
Rentarô Mikuni Rentarô Mikuni ... Ascetic
Taketoshi Naitô Taketoshi Naitô ... Doctor
Tarô Shigaki Tarô Shigaki ... Shinzo
Hideji Ôtaki Hideji Ôtaki ... Oshima's father
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Details

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

16 October 1976 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

The Possessed See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Fujicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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