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69 Ratings

The Book of the Dead

Shisha No Sho

Directed by Kihachiro Kawamoto
Japan, 2005
Animation, Drama


Set as Buddhism is being introduced to Japan from China, this strange fable is the tale of a young noblewoman who leaves her home to follow the ghost of a prince…

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The Book of the Dead Directed by Kihachiro Kawamoto

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