Gate of Flesh (1977)

Nikutai no mon (original title)
A tale of prostitutes in American-occupied Japan, following the end of World War 2.


Taijirô Tamura (novel), Yôzô Tanaka (screenplay)


Credited cast:
Reiko Kayama Reiko Kayama ... Maya
Tokuko Watanabe Tokuko Watanabe ... Oroku
Miyako Yamaguchi Miyako Yamaguchi ... Sen
Izumi Shima Izumi Shima ... Mino
Junko Miyashita Junko Miyashita ... Machiko Kikuma
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Seiji Endô Seiji Endô
Akira Hanagami Akira Hanagami ... Misumi
Maya Kudô Maya Kudô ... Prostitute
Rei Okamoto Rei Okamoto ... Prostitute
Nagatoshi Sakamoto Nagatoshi Sakamoto ... Nagai
Kenji Shiiya Kenji Shiiya ... Asai
Kenji Shimamura Kenji Shimamura ... Farmer
Akira Takahashi Akira Takahashi ... Rich man
Nakajirô Tomita Nakajirô Tomita ... Horitome
Akira Ôizumi ... Furuta
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24 December 1977 (Japan) See more »

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