Hot Spring Ghost (喜劇 駅前怪談, Kigeki Ekime kaidan) is a 1964 Japanese comedy film directed by Kozo Saeki.[1] The film was the eight film in the "Ekimae" series.[1] It was followed by Mumu Dance in 1964.[1] Hot Spring Ghost is a comedy about battling resort operators.[1]

Hot Spring Ghost
Directed byKozo Saeki
Screenplay byKihan Nagase[1]
Produced by
CinematographyTokuzo Kuroda[1]
Music byKenjiro Hirose[1]
Tokyo Eiga Company[1]
Distributed byToho
Release date
  • June 11, 1964 (1964-06-11) (Japan)
Running time
92 minutes[1]

The film was released on June 11, 1964 in Japan. It was the distributor Toho's highest-grossing film of the year and the eight highest-grossing film of 1964 in Japan.[1] The film was released in the United States by Toho International in 1965 with English subtitles.[1]

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Notes edit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l Galbraith IV 2008, p. 211.

References edit

  • Galbraith IV, Stuart (2008). The Toho Studios Story: A History and Complete Filmography. Scarecrow Press. ISBN 978-1461673743.