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Shag (1978)

Inubue (original title)
In this crime thriller produced by Toshiro Mifune (who has a supporting role), hard-boiled Shiro Akitsu goes on a relentless search for his abducted 7-year old daughter, with the aid of an Ainu dog summoned by a whistle she gave him.

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Sadao Nakajima

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Bunta Sugawara ... Shiro Akitsu
Wakako Sakai Wakako Sakai ... Junko Akitsu
Mika Matsushita Mika Matsushita ... Yoshiko Akitsu
Kin'ya Kitaôji Kin'ya Kitaôji ... Detective Konishi
Keiko Takeshita Keiko Takeshita ... Noriko Norime
Toshirô Mifune ... Captain Murata
Raita Ryû ... Detective Hashikawa
Mizuho Suzuki Mizuho Suzuki ... Controller Ohara
Gô Wakabayashi Gô Wakabayashi ... Detective Sato
Kazuo Kitamura Kazuo Kitamura ... Ishii Design section manager
Shin Kishida Shin Kishida ... Masao Ikeda
Keiko Natsu Keiko Natsu ... Yoko Yano
Hideji Ôtaki Hideji Ôtaki ... Section Manager Usami
Takenori Murano Takenori Murano ... Doctor Ono
Yôko Akino Yôko Akino ... Nurse
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In this crime thriller produced by Toshiro Mifune (who has a supporting role), hard-boiled Shiro Akitsu goes on a relentless search for his abducted 7-year old daughter, with the aid of an Ainu dog summoned by a whistle she gave him.

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Crime | Drama

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

12 January 1979 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Mono

Color:

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