Demon Pond (2005)

Demon Pond is a Japanese DVD release of a stage play which was directed by Takashi Miike and based on a Meiji era fairytale written by Kyoka Izumi. It was released by GP Museum Soft in Japan on May 25, 2005.

In the play, a man goes north in search of his friend who is now a hermit living on a mountain near Demon Pond. Villagers must ring a bell 3 times a day to keep a mythical dragon princess from leaping out of the pond and destroying their village in an attempt to reach her mate at the mountain’s base, but when the bell is destroyed she finally gets her chance.

Movie info

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Release date
May 25, 2005
  • Demon Pond - US DVD

    Region 1 NTSC DVD (English subtitles)

    Label: Cinema Epoch (US)
    Out: May 13, 2008
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Featured Cast

Actor Role
Kenichi Endo Kenichi Endo
masato-hagiwara Masato Hagiwara
Kitaro Kitaro
Ryuhei Matsuda Ryuhei Matsuda
No photo available Ryohei
Tomoko Tabata Tomoko Tabata
Shinji Takeda Shinji Takeda
Tetsuro Tamba Tetsuro Tamba
No photo available Gotaro Tsunashima


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Last Updated 18 Mar 2014 at 04:16