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Mushishi (live-action movie)

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Alternative title:
蟲師 (Japanese)
Themes: historical
Plot Summary: Mushi are ethereal organisms comprised of and related to the source of all life. Their very existence is enough to spur on supernatural phenomena. Ginko is a Mushi-shi, one who investigates and counteracts the ill-effects of mushi encounters/infestations. As Ginko wanders from town to town learning more of the Mushi and helping those in his wake; we learn of the fate that brought him into his present circumstances.
Running time: 131 minutes
Vintage: 2006-09-08
Premiere date:
2006-09-08 (Italy - 63rd Venice Film Festival)
2007-03-24 (Japan)
2007-07-24 (Germany, 21st Fantasy Film Festival)
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Mushishi (Japanese)
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DVD (Region 1)
    Mushishi (DVD) 2009-08-25 (from $7.08)
DVD (Region 2)
    Mushishi (Sub.DVD) 2008-02-25 (from $32.40)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Katsuhiro Ōtomo
Screenplay: Sadayuki Murai
Original creator: Yuki Urushibara
Executive producer: Sunmin Park
Producer: Satoru Ogura

Cinematography: Takahide Shibanushi
Editing: Soichi Ueno
Production Design: Noriyushi Ikeya
Sound: Yoshiya Obara
Jo Odagiri as Ginko

Baku Numata as Nui's Husband
Hideyuki Inada as Yoki
Lily as Inn Owner
Makiko Esumi as Nui
Makiko Kuno as Maho's Mother
Nao Ōmori as Nijirou
Reia Moriyama as Maho
Reisen Ri as Tanyu's Nanny
Yū Aoi as Tanyu
Japanese companies
Production: Ogura Jimusyo Inc.
English staff
English cast
English companies

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