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The Inugami Family

The Inugami Family
Inugami-ke no Ichizoku (犬神家の一族)
Directed byKon Ichikawa
Written byNorio Nagata
Shinya Hidaka
Kon Ichikawa
StarringKōji Ishizaka
Distributed byToho
Release date
  • October 16, 1976 (1976-10-16)

The Inugami Family (犬神家の一族, Inugami-ke no Ichizoku) is a 1976 Japanese mystery film directed by Kon Ichikawa. The film is the first in Kon Ichikawa's and Kōji Ishizaka's Kindaichi Series. Ichikawa remade the film in 2006 as The Inugamis.[1][2] The soundtrack is composed by Yuji Ohno.

Murders take place within the very rich Inugami family in connection with a disputed will.


Awards and nominations

1st Hochi Film Award[3]

  • Won: Best Film

19th Blue Ribbon Awards


  1. ^ "石坂浩二 名探偵・金田一耕助の孤独を癒す場面作りたかった". ニュースポストセブン. Retrieved 2020-12-28.
  2. ^ a b "犬神家の一族石". kotobank. Retrieved 2020-12-28.
  3. ^ 報知映画賞ヒストリー (in Japanese). Cinema Hochi. Archived from the original on 2008-10-22. Retrieved 2010-01-10.

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