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During the military phase of the Meiji Restoration of 1868, Sentaro joins a local militia loyal to the Tokugawa Shogunate in order to fight Imperial troops. But Sentaro's friendship with a ... See full summary »

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Kihachi Okamoto

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Kihachi Okamoto

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Cast

Credited cast:
Yûsuke Okada Yûsuke Okada
Hiroko Isayama Hiroko Isayama
Kyû Sakamoto Kyû Sakamoto
Tatsuya Nakadai
Masao Imafuku Masao Imafuku
Shin Ibuki Shin Ibuki
Hiroshi Hasegawa Hiroshi Hasegawa
Hideyo Amamoto
Sachio Sakai Sachio Sakai
Teruaki Ono Teruaki Ono
Ren Yamamoto Ren Yamamoto
Koichi Kitami Koichi Kitami
Naoya Kusakawa Naoya Kusakawa
Ichirô Nakatani ... Narrator
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Katsumi Muramatsu Katsumi Muramatsu
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Storyline

During the military phase of the Meiji Restoration of 1868, Sentaro joins a local militia loyal to the Tokugawa Shogunate in order to fight Imperial troops. But Sentaro's friendship with a pickpocket, who switches sides whenever it suits his needs, leads to complications that could cost Sentaro his life as they infiltrate enemy lines. Written by hambo77

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

15 March 1975 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Battle Cry See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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