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Shintaro! The Samurai Sensation That Swept a Nation (2009)

TV Movie | Documentary

In 1964, a sensation swept through Australian lounge rooms leaving an indelible impression on the children of that generation. That sensation was The Samurai -the first foreign cult television series from Japan to be broadcast in Australia.See moreIn 1964, a sensation swept through Australian lounge rooms leaving an indelible impression on the children of that generation. That sensation was The Samurai -the first foreign cult television series from Japan to be broadcast in Australia. Written by Marco Sinigaglia See less
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Shing-Fung Cheung (as Shing Fung Cheung) | Nicola Daley
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Nov 4, 2009 (Australia)

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David Callan
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Neil Clugston
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Gail Davis
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Omori Shunsuke
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Kôichi Ôse
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8.5 / 10 | 21 votes