The Castle of Sand

The Castle of Sand (1974)


  • Genre: Crime, Mystery, Drama
  • Release Date: 1974-10-19
  • User Rating: 7.3/10 from 40 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 23min
  • Language: 日本語
  • Production Company: Shochiku
  • Production Country: Japan
  • Director: Yoshitaro Nomura
star 7.3/10
From 40 Ratings

Summary

Two detectives are tasked to investigate the murder of an old man, found bludgeoned to death in a Tokyo rail yard.

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  • Tetsurō Tamba

    as Detective Eitaro Imanishi
  • Gō Katō

    as Eiro Waga
  • Kensaku Morita

    as Detective Hiroshi Yoshimura
  • Yoko Shimada

    as Reiko Takagi
  • Karin Yamaguchi

    as Sachiko Tadakoro
  • Shin Saburi

    as Ex-Finance Minister, Shigeki Tadokoro
  • Yoshi Katō

    as Chiyokichi Motoura
  • Kazuhide Haruta

    as Hideo Motoura
  • Ken Ogata

    as Kenichi Miki
  • Seiji Matsuyama

    as Shokichi Miki
  • Taketoshi Naitō

    as Search Section Chief
  • Chishū Ryū

    as Kojuro Kirihara
  • Masumi Harukawa

    as Naka Sumie
  • Yoshio Inaba

    as Search Chief Clerk
  • Tokue Hanazawa

    as Miki's Colleague in Flashback
  • Kinzō Shin

    as Linguistics Professor Kuwabara
  • Kappei Matsumoto

    as Mimori Police Chief
  • Jun Hamamura

    as Patrolman
  • Takanobu Hozumi

    as Matsuzaki
  • Hatsuo Yamaya

    as Iwagi Police Chief
  • Kin Sugai

    as Yamashita
  • Akiko Nomura

    as Old Woman at Wakaba Apartment
  • Kazuko Imai

    as Kenichi Miki's Wife
  • Mitsuyo Inomata

    as Waitress at Bar Ron
  • Yokichi Gotou

    as Tsutsui
  • Akira Sera

    as Fan Shop Owner
  • Akira Kubo

    as Patrolman at Setagaya
  • Keiji Tsuchida

    as West Kamata Chief Detective
  • Kibaji Tankobo

    as West Kamata Detective
  • Mitsuru Yamazaki

    as West Kamata Detective
  • Kentarô Imai

    as
  • Kôei Yamamoto

    as
  • Hideaki Komori

    as Metropolitan Police HQ Detective
  • Ryōko Mizuki

    as
  • Kiyoshi Atsumi

    as Movie Theater Manager
  • Taiji Tonoyama

    as Publican at Ebisu
  • Asaya Fujita

    as Forensic Technician
  • Tatsuo Sakurabe

    as Surgeon at Setagaya
  • Ken'ichi Katô

    as Policeman driving jeep at Mimori Station
  • Hisashi Imabashi

    as Asahi Shop Owner
  • Sanpeita Mori

    as Detective at Iwagi Station
  • Junko Yoshida

    as Clerk at Naniwa Yakusho
  • Mitsuzô Nakamura

    as Policeman at Ebisu
  • Akira Matsuda

    as Clerk in Charge at Naniwa Yakusho
  • Tatsuki Bessho

    as Bartender at Bar Ron
  • Yuri Takase

    as Waitress at Bar Ron
  • Teishiro Nishijima

    as West Kamata Police Chief
  • Kyôsuke Matsunami

    as
  • Shin Kitayama

    as West Kamata Detective
  • Ura Shintarô

    as West Kamata Detective
  • Takuo Senga

    as West Kamata Detective
  • Kunji Harada

    as
  • Yuji Osugi

    as
  • Shintaro Mishima

    as
  • Yuichi Kikuchi

    as Waga's Friend
  • Tatsuo Ito

    as
  • Yukihide Yamamoto

    as Metropolitan Police HQ Detective
  • Noriyuki Watanabe

    as West Kamata Detective
  • Kentarô Imai

    as Metropolitan Police HQ Detective
  • Hideto Nakagawa

    as
  • Shuichi Oki

    as
  • Nobuo Takagi

    as
  • Jun Kajima

    as
  • Taeko Sakata

    as
  • Kiyo Murakami

    as Oku
  • Yumiko Higashitani

    as
  • Ryōko Mizuki

    as Farmer at Kamedake
  • Yoshiko Togawa

    as Staff in Charge at Jikoen Nursing Home
  • Takashi Tabata

    as
  • Eiko Muramatsu

    as Mama at Ginza Club (uncredited)
Writing Seicho Matsumoto Novel
Directing Yoshitaro Nomura Director
Writing Yoji Yamada Writer
Writing Shinobu Hashimoto Writer
Production Masayuki Satō Producer
Editing Kazuo Ôta Editor
Art Noboru Isozaki Set Decoration
Production Yoshiharu Mishima Producer
Art Kaneo Kawanabe Production Design
Art Kyôhei Morita Art Direction
Production Shinobu Hashimoto Producer
Sound Yasushi Akutagawa Original Music Composer
Camera Takashi Kawamata Director of Photography
Writing Yoshitaro Nomura Writer
Sound Tadahiko Yamamoto Sound Recordist
Production Shigemi Sugisaki Associate Producer
Production Yûji Nagashima Production Supervisor
Production Hiroshi Yoshioka Executive In Charge Of Production
Directing Isao Kumagai Assistant Director
Art Rokurô Wakabayashi Set Designer
Sound Yukio Fukushima Sound Effects Editor
Sound Ryuji Matsumoto Sound Editor
Sound Tadahiko Yamamoto Sound
Sound Shotaro Yoshida Sound Mixer
Lighting Matsutaro Kobayashi Gaffer
Sound Mitsuaki Kanno Music
Sound Hiroshi Kumagai Music Director

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