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The Way of Drama unfolds in the world of kabuki in Osaka, but also addresses the politics of popular culture and the rivalry between theatrical styles like those used by amateur actors to dramatise contemporary events.

  1. Mikio Naruse


  2. Toshio Yasumi


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  1. Roppa Furukawa

    Roppa Furukawa

  2. Kazuo Hasegawa

    Kazuo Hasegawa

  3. Isuzu Yamada

    Isuzu Yamada

  4. Ranko Hanai

  5. Takashi Shimura

    Takashi Shimura

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The Way of Drama
The Way of Drama


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Original Title 芝居道

Status Released

Release Information

  • January 1, 1944


Original Language Japanese

Runtime 1h 22m

Budget -

Revenue -



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