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Orchids Under the Moon (1991)

Gekka no ran (original title)
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Credited cast:
Jinpachi Nezu ... Tetsuro Muraki
Kimiko Yo ... Nami / Yoko
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Masahiko Abe Masahiko Abe
Jiro Dan Jiro Dan
Mansaku Fuwa Mansaku Fuwa
Kaoru Mizuki Kaoru Mizuki
Shû Nakajima Shû Nakajima
Hideaki Satô Hideaki Satô
Yoshiyuki Yamaguchi Yoshiyuki Yamaguchi
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Official Sites:

Nikkatsu [Japan]

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

27 June 1991 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Orchids Under the Moon See more »

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