The Snake Princess (1940)

04/03/1940 (JP) History 1h 52m
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When Sentarô’s father is killed by a drunken samurai, Sentarô avenges him. His deed puts him on the run and leaves his sister behind. While running from both the authorities and the assassins, Sentarô meets with the beautiful travelling-actress Oshima who takes him under her protection.

  1. Teinosuke Kinugasa

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Kazuo Hasegawa

    Kazuo Hasegawa

    Hinokiya Sentarô

  2. Isuzu Yamada

    Isuzu Yamada


  3. Denjirō Ōkōchi

    Denjirō Ōkōchi

    Uehara Ittosai Nobushige

  4. Setsuko Hara

    Setsuko Hara

    Koto Hime

  5. Takako Irie

    Takako Irie

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Original Title 蛇姫様

Status Released

Original Language Japanese

Budget -

Revenue -


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