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Tateshi Danpei (1950)

Stage sword-fighting and fencing instructor and choreographer, or 'tateshi', Ichikawa Danpei was a man so focused on his art and job at hand that he fails to notice how the times are ... See full summary »

Director:

Masahiro Makino

Writers:

Kôen Hasegawa (story) (as Yukinobu Hasegawa), Akira Kurosawa
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Utaemon Ichikawa Utaemon Ichikawa
Ryûnosuke Tsukigata
Isuzu Yamada
Chiaki Tsukioka Chiaki Tsukioka
Eitarô Shindô
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Stage sword-fighting and fencing instructor and choreographer, or 'tateshi', Ichikawa Danpei was a man so focused on his art and job at hand that he fails to notice how the times are passing him by and the moving tastes of the audiences, which are calling for more realism, are contributing to less demand for his skills. This is the story of changing times. Written by aghaemi

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

26 August 1950 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Fencing Master See more »

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Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Remade as Fencing Master (1962) See more »

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