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The Priest and the Beauty

Anchin to Kiyohime

Directed by Koji Shima
Japan, 1960
Drama, Fantasy, Romance


Princess Kiyo accidentally injures a local priest, Anchin, while on a hunt. She apologizes, but feels irritated by Anchin’s indifference to her in spite of her beauty. One night, while Anchin is recuperating in a hot spring, he is approached by Kiyo. She tells him that she is in love with him.

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The Priest and the Beauty Directed by Koji Shima

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