Sumo Do, Sumo Don't

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  • Genre(s): Drama Comedy
  • Release year: 1992
  • Running time: 105 min
In order to graduate from college in a timely manner, and to gain the job waiting for him due to his family connections, Shuhei must join the school's sumo team to please his professor. Shuhei and the other reluctant sumo wrestlers on the team are... read more

In order to graduate from college in a timely manner, and to gain the job waiting for him due to his family connections, Shuhei must join the school's sumo team to please his professor. Shuhei and the other reluctant sumo wrestlers on the team are inspired by the professor's determination into doing their best for the school.

Original Release

01/15/1992

US Release

11/06/1992

Cast

Masahiro Motoki Shuhei Yamamoto
Misa Shimizu Natsuko Kawashima
Naoto Takenaka Aoki Tomio
Akira Emoto Professor Tokichi Anayama
Kaori Mizushima Chie Asai
Hiromasa Taguchi Hosaku Tanaka
Robert Hoffman George Smiley / Robert Hoffman
Kentarô Sakai
Masaaki Takarai Haruo Yamamoto
Masaru Matsuda Tatsuo Horino
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Masayuki Suo

Writers

Masayuki Suo

Cast

Masahiro Motoki Shuhei Yamamoto
Misa Shimizu Natsuko Kawashima
Naoto Takenaka Aoki Tomio
Akira Emoto Professor Tokichi Anayama
Kaori Mizushima Chie Asai
Hiromasa Taguchi Hosaku Tanaka
Robert Hoffman George Smiley / Robert Hoffman
Kentarô Sakai
Masaaki Takarai Haruo Yamamoto
Masaru Matsuda Tatsuo Horino
Hiroshi Miyasaka Hokudo no Ken
Goro Kataoka Hayashi
Naomasa Musaka Kumota-san (Sumo OB)
Fuyuki Murakami Yasujiro Mine (OB-Kai Kaicho)
Mutsuko Sakura Yuki Anayama
Ritsuko Umemoto Masako Mamiya

Producers

Hiroshi Yamamoto Executive Producer
Shôji Masui Producer

Editors

Jun'ichi Kikuchi

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