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Miyamoto Musashi (1961)

Not Rated
110 min | Action, Drama, History

The film begins when the legendary swordsman Miyamoto Musashi is still named Shinmen Takezo. After being on the losing side of the Battle of Sekigahara, Takezo and his friend manage to escape and come across a young woman and her mother.
Director
Writers
Masashige Narusawa (adaptation) | Naoyuki Suzuki (adaptation) | Eiji Yoshikawa (novel)
Producer
Hiroshi Ohkawa (as Hiroshi Okawa)
Cinematographer
Makoto Tsudoi (as Makoto Tsuboi)
Production Designers
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Status
Edit Released
Updated May 27, 1961

Release date
May 27, 1961 (Japan)

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38 cast members
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Kinnosuke Nakamura
Miyamoto Musashi (Takezo) Miyamoto Musashi (Takezo)   See fewer
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Isao Kimura
Hon'iden Matahachi Hon'iden Matahachi   See fewer
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Kusuo Abe
Fuchikawa Goroku Fuchikawa Goroku   See fewer
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Rentarô Mikuni
Muneaki Takuan Muneaki Takuan   See fewer
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Tokubei Hanazawa
Tanzaemon Aoki Tanzaemon Aoki   See fewer
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Minosuke Bandô
Terumasa Ikeda Terumasa Ikeda   See fewer
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Satomi Oka
Akemi Akemi   See fewer
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Kunio Kaga
Tsuji Kaze Ten Ma Tsuji Kaze Ten Ma   See fewer
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Seiji Miyaguchi
Bamboo craftsman Kisuke Bamboo craftsman Kisuke   See fewer
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Harue Akagi
Kisuke's wife Kisuke's wife   See fewer
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Shôjirô Ogasawara
Shichiho temple monk Shichiho temple monk   See fewer
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Shirô Osaki
Hon'iden's relative Hon'iden's relative   See fewer
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Kinnosuke Takamatsu
Village man Village man   See fewer
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Koji Arima
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Noboru Umezawa
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Hanzô Kataoka
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Mitsuo Asano
Yamabushi Yamabushi   See fewer
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Katsuya Ishimaru
Sumiyaki's son Sumiyaki's son   See fewer
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Shinichi Hamada
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Kensaku Haruji
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Mitsukazu Kawamura
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Takeshi Kurobe
A ghost A ghost   See fewer
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Hachirô Minamoto
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Yukio Miyagi
A Ghost A Ghost   See fewer
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Ryûichi Nagashima
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Kinji Nakamura
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Tsuyako Okajima
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Akira Shioji
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Kin'ya Suzuki
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Kinjirô Tooyama
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Yûjirô Ômi
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Kazuko Ôura
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Ratings Breakdown

7 / 10 | 222 votes