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The Chrysanthemum and the Guillotine (2018)

Kiku to Guillotine Onna Zumô to Anarchism (original title)
After the Great Kanto earthquake in 1923, a troupe of women's sumo wrestler arrive in the area near Tokyo. The group of female sumo wrestlers include Tomoyo and Tamae. Meanwhile, Tetsu and ... See full summary »

Director:

Takahisa Zeze

Writers:

Takahisa Zeze (screenplay), Toranosuke Aizawa (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Masahiro Higashide ... Tetsu Nakaham
Masatoshi Nagase ... Narrator
Tatsushi Ohmori ... Matsutaro Shoriki
Shun Sugata Shun Sugata ... Maruman
Arata Iura Arata Iura ... Genjiro Muraki
Hanae Kan Hanae Kan ... Tamae Tokachigawa
Kiyohiko Shibukawa Kiyohiko Shibukawa ... Tamasaburo Iwaki
Tomoki Kimura Tomoki Kimura ... Maichi Naka
Kyûsaku Shimada ... Hanbee Tanaka
Ayaka Ohnishi ... Katsu Katsutora
Misa Wada Misa Wada ... Kiyo Hideriyama
Kan'ichirô Satô ... Daijiro Furuta
Yôta Kawase Yôta Kawase
Takuji Suzuki Takuji Suzuki ... Sakanauri no Otoya
Shôhei Uno Shôhei Uno ... Kazuo Morimoto
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After the Great Kanto earthquake in 1923, a troupe of women's sumo wrestler arrive in the area near Tokyo. The group of female sumo wrestlers include Tomoyo and Tamae. Meanwhile, Tetsu and Daijiro are members of an anarchist group. They go to watch the female sumo wrestlers and become fascinated by them.

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

7 July 2018 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

The Chrysanthemum and the Guillotine See more »

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