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The Chrysanthemum and the Guillotine (2018)

Kiku to Guillotine Onna Zumô to Anarchism (original title)
Not Rated | | Drama, History | 7 July 2018 (Japan)
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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Credited cast:
Masatoshi Nagase ... Narrator
Masahiro Higashide ... Tetsu Nakaham
Shun Sugata ... Maruman
Arata Iura ... Genjiro Muraki
Tatsushi Ohmori ... Matsutaro Shoriki
Shôhei Uno Shôhei Uno ... Kazuo Morimoto
Kan'ichirô Satô ... Daijiro Furuta
Kyûsaku Shimada ... Hanbee Tanaka
Kiyohiko Shibukawa Kiyohiko Shibukawa ... Tamasaburo Iwaki
Hanae Kan Hanae Kan ... Tamae Tokachigawa
Takashi Yamanaka Takashi Yamanaka ... Kyutaro Wada
Yôko Kamon Yôko Kamon ... Mitsu Tamatsubaki
Takuji Suzuki Takuji Suzuki ... Sakanauri no Otoya
Tomoki Kimura Tomoki Kimura ... Maichi Naka
Ayaka Ônishi ... Katsu Katsutora
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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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