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Jigoku (1960)

08/18/2000 (US) HorrorDrama 1h 39m


After a young theology student flees a hit-and-run accident, he is plagued by both his own guilt-ridden conscience and a mysterious, diabolical doppelgänger. But all possible escape routes lead straight to hell—literally!

  1. Nobuo Nakagawa

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Ichirô Miyagawa


Top Billed Cast

  1. Shigeru Amachi

    Shigeru Amachi

    Shirô Shimizu

  2. Utako Mitsuya

    Utako Mitsuya

    Yukiko / Sachiko

  3. Yōichi Numata

    Yōichi Numata


  4. Hiroshi Hayashi

    Hiroshi Hayashi

    Gôzô Shimizu

  5. Kanjūrō Arashi

    Kanjūrō Arashi


  6. Jun Ôtomo

    Jun Ôtomo

    Ensai Taniguchi

  7. Akiko Yamashita


  8. Kiyoko Tsuji

    Kyôichi's Mother

  9. Fumiko Miyata

    Mrs. Yajima

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Original Language Japanese

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