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Kanawa (1972)

When her husband leaves her for a younger woman, a woman plots revenge against him.

Director:

Kaneto Shindô

Writer:

Kaneto Shindô
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Cast

Cast overview:
Nobuko Otowa ... Middle aged woman
Hideo Kanze Hideo Kanze ... Man
Meg Flower Meg Flower ... Young woman
Taiji Tonoyama ... Physiognomist
Rokkô Toura Rokkô Toura ... Police
Atsuko Kawaguchi Atsuko Kawaguchi ... Woman
Daijirô Harada Daijirô Harada ... Bel Boy
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When her husband leaves her for a younger woman, a woman plots revenge against him.

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Genres:

Drama

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

22 April 1972 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

The Iron Crown See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Kindai Eiga Kyokai See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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