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Mizuho Nishikubo in Otogi Zoshi

Otogi Zoshi

2004 NR

Japan during the Heian years is on the brink of self-destruction. Wracked by hunger, pestilence, disease and years of lawlessness, its residents are suffering deeply from the chaos. The only hope of order sits on the shoulders of Minamoto, a samurai sent to retrieve a mystery object that's said to carry enormous powers, including the ability to restore peace. But when Minamoto falls ill, his sister, Hikaru, must successfully step into his shoes.