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Hironoshin is a samurai of the Echigo-Nagaoka clan. One day, Hironoshin attends a party at a mansion in Edo where his lord, Tadakiyo is invited to recite poems. Hironoshin is asked to give his opinion and foolishly comments that the piece was plagiarized. Infuriated, Tadakiyo orders Hironoshin to live his life without honor as a ‘cat flea picker', which is in fact a pseudonym for a male prostitute. The honest and straight-shooting Hironoshin convinces himself that he has no other options, and resigns himself to live as a sex worker. Hironoshin becomes an apprentice to a flea-picker boss who encourages him, convinced that Hironoshin is exacting revenge in the guise of a prostitute.

  1. Yasuo Tsuruhashi

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Shigeo Komatsu

    Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. Hiroshi Abe

    Hiroshi Abe

    Hironoshin Kobayashi

  2. Shinobu Terajima

    Shinobu Terajima

    Omine

  3. Etsushi Toyokawa

    Etsushi Toyokawa

    Seibee

  4. Takumi Saito

    Takumi Saito

    Tomonosuke Saeki

  5. Morio Kazama

    Morio Kazama

    Jinbee

Full Cast & Crew

Nomitori Samurai

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Original Title のみとり侍

Status Released

Release Information

  • May 18, 2018
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language Japanese

Runtime 1h 55m

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