Abacus and Sword (2010)

Abacus and Sword is a 2010 Japanese movie directed by Yoshimitsu Morita and written by Michio Kashiwada. Distributor Shochiku released it in Ishikawa Prefecture on November 27, 2010 and the rest of Japan on December 4, 2010.

The film is based on a real diary describing the life of a 3rd-generation samurai household during the late Edo period, in the midst of the Meiji Restoration which marked the end of the Tokugawa Shogunate.

Movie info

Original title
Transliterated title
Bushi no Kakeibo
Premiere date
November 27, 2010
Release date
December 4, 2010
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Featured Cast

masato-sakai Masato Sakai
Yukie Nakama Yukie Nakama
Kaito Oyagi Kaito Oyagi
keiko-matsuzaka Keiko Matsuzaka
Kyusaku Shimada Kyusaku Shimada
Masahiko Nishimura Masahiko Nishimura
Masatoshi Nakamura Masatoshi Nakamura
Mina Fujii Mina Fujii
mitsuko-kusabue Mitsuko Kusabue
No photo available Sengoro Shigeyama
shigemitsu-ogi Shigemitsu Ogi
No photo available Yuki Ito

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