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Plays DataBase Mochizuki : PhotoStory StoryDataPhotoStory
 

Ozawa-no-Gyōbu Tomofusa, a native of Shinano Province (now Nagano Prefecture), is the keeper of an inn called Kabutoya in Ōmi Province (now Shiga Prefecture).
廣田陸一
Tomofusa realizes that the wife and son of his murdered master are guests at the inn.
友枝昭世、塩津圭介、内田安信
Hanawaka is the son of Tomofusa's former master, Yasuda Tomoharu. He embraces Tomofuji. It is a tearful reunion.
坂真次郎、中所靖子
Amazingly, their enemy Mochizuki is also staying at the inn. To take revenge, Tomoharu's wife and son disguise themselves as a blind female entertainer and her attendant.
奥村富久子、南条秀雄ほか
Tomofusa proposes a party to Mochizuki's retainer. With Tomoharu's wife and son, he enters Mochizuki's room.
岡田麗史、浅井文義、観世淳夫、石田幸雄
Tomoharu's wife and son perform a chant. Signaling Hanawaka to take revenge, Tomofusa says, “Strike the tabor!”
鈴木啓吾、中所靖子、坂真次郎
Hanawaka beats the drum and dances.
奥川恒成
The lion dance lowers the guard of Mochizuki.
伊藤嘉章
During the fascinating dance, Mochizuki drinks too much.
今井泰男
Seizing their chance, Tomofusa and Hanawaka take their revenge against Mochizuki.
友枝喜久夫、宝生弥一
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