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Program Title: The Great Yokai War
EASC Code: JG-26
Series Title:
Region/Country: Japan
Language: Japanese, English
Subtitles: English
Subject: Movie & TV Drama
Program Type: Feature
Media Type: DVD
Director: Takashi Miike
Producer: Fumio Inoue
Release Date: 2005
Running Time: 124 min.
Color or BW: Color
Program Abstract: Ten-year old Tadashi has been chosen "Kirin Rider," the defender of justice and peace. Legend has it that the Kirin Rider must climb a nearby mountain and claim a legendary sword, guarded by the Great Goblin and battle the evil army of the Yomotsumono.
As children from all over the countryside begin to disappear, terrifying monsters start attacking people. Suppressing his fears, Tadashi, with help from friendly spirits, embarks on the greatest adventure of his life to defeat the evil Yomotsumono and rescue the children of Japan in an epic cosmic battle to the finish!
Data Entry Date: 11/20/2006