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The story of Gen Nakaoka and his family, who lived in Hiroshima at the time it was atom-bombed, and their struggles and trials amidst the nuclear holocaust.

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Tengo Yamada

Writers:

Tengo Yamada (screenplay), Keiji Nakazawa (manga)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Sachiko Hidari ... Kimie Nakaoka
Hirokazu Ishimatsu Hirokazu Ishimatsu ... Shinji Nakaoka
Chizuko Iwahara Chizuko Iwahara ... Eiko Nakaoka
Akiko Kana Akiko Kana ... (as Yûko Ôzeki)
Yotaro Komatsu Yotaro Komatsu ... Koji Nakaoka
Shinji Maki Shinji Maki ... Horikawa
Rentarô Mikuni Rentarô Mikuni ... Daikichi Nakaoka
Yukiya Minoshima Yukiya Minoshima ... Akira Nakaoka
Akira Oizumi Akira Oizumi ... Numata
Yuko Oseki Yuko Oseki ... Osako
Shinpei Sakamoto Shinpei Sakamoto ... Kishi
Kenta Sato Kenta Sato ... Gen Nakaoka
Junshi Shimada Junshi Shimada ... Paku
Fumi Soganoya Fumi Soganoya ... Denjiro Samejima
Sakae Umezu ... Hirose
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The story of Gen Nakaoka and his family, who lived in Hiroshima at the time it was atom-bombed, and their struggles and trials amidst the nuclear holocaust.

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

24 January 1976 (Japan) See more »

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Gendai Productions See more »
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Color
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This is the first adaptation of Kenji Nakazawa's "Barefoot Gen" story. See more »

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Version of Hadashi no Gen (2007) See more »

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