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Killing (2018)

III 2018-11-24 (JP) DramaAction 1h 20m
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In Edo period Japan, a lone ronin spends time in a village helping the farmers tend to their land. To keep his sword skills sharp, he spars daily with a farmer's son. Meanwhile, the nation is in the midst of major unrest with civil war on the horizon. One day, a group of outlaw ronin enters the village.

  1. Shinya Tsukamoto

    Director, Screenplay

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  1. Sosuke Ikematsu

    Sosuke Ikematsu

    Mokunoshin Tsuzuki

  2. Yu Aoi

    Yu Aoi


  3. Tatsuya Nakamura

    Tatsuya Nakamura

    Sezaemon Genda

  4. Ryusei Maeda

    Ryusei Maeda


  5. Shinya Tsukamoto

    Shinya Tsukamoto

    Jirozaemon Sawamura

  6. Kohji Katoh

    Kohji Katoh

    Masterless Samurai

  7. Shûji Ôtsuki

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