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This early gem starring the great Mifune Toshiro tells the tale of Katakana Yonetaro aka "The Shark," a rough-and-tumble horse trader in Japan's rugged northernmost territory of Hokkaddo.. ...

  1. Keigo Kimura

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Masashige Narusawa

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Toshirō Mifune

    Toshirō Mifune

    Yonetaro Katayama

  2. Machiko Kyō

    Machiko Kyō

    Yuki

  3. Takashi Shimura

    Takashi Shimura

    Rokutaro Kosaka

  4. Ichirô Sugai

    Ichirô Sugai

    Ogasawara

  5. Mantarô Ushio

    Mantarô Ushio

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The Life of a Horse Trader

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Original Title 馬喰一代

Status Released

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  • December 7, 1951
    Theatrical

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Original Language Japanese

Runtime 1h 53m

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79

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