Yukon (1998)

01/10/1998 (JP) Drama 1h 10m
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Takayuki Iwabuchi (Koji Yakusho), a former yakuza member with a tattoo of Kisshoten on his back. Although he has a criminal record, he is currently working as a driver at a hearse transportation company. One day, a young man visits the company and asks Takayuki to transport the body of his fiancé, Sawa (Shinobu Terajima), who had unexpectedly passed away, to her hometown in a rural area of Takamatsu, Shikoku. Takayuki decides to go to Shikoku with the young man, However, the man disappears when leaving to take a call while they are stopped at a rest area near Setoo Bridge. Left alone, Takayuki arrives at Sawa's home village after much searching. He then tells Sawa's bereaved family about the situation at her parents' house. There, he learns of the tradition of posthumous marriage, or 'Yukon', from the village elder...

  1. Keizo Yamamoto


  2. Shin'ichi Ichikawa


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  1. Koji Yakusho

    Koji Yakusho

    Takayuki Iwabuchi

  2. Shinobu Terajima

    Shinobu Terajima

    Sawa Hatanaka

  3. Eiji Bandô

    Goro Takahashi

  4. Takashi Morimiya

    Osamu Uchida

  5. Tojuro Sawamura


  6. Nobuo Koganei


  7. Tamio Sobami

    Taihei Kato

  8. Shinko Endô

    Kikue Kato

  9. Kazuaki Otsuka

    Chuji Hatanaka

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Original Language Japanese

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