- Director:Seijirô Kôyama
- Writer:Kaneto Shindô,Kaneto Shindô
- Cast:Tatsuya Nakadai,Kaoru Yachigusa,Toshinori Omi
- Time:1h 47min
The true story about a dog's loyalty to its master, even after his death.
|Cast overview, first billed only:|
|Tatsuya Nakadai||-||Shujiro Ueno|
|Kaoru Yachigusa||-||Hidejiro Ueno|
|Mako Ishino||-||Chizuko Ueno|
|Kumeko Urabe||-||Tabacco shop owner|
Hachikô monogatari (1987)
The breed of Hachi the dog is called Akita, and it's a rare breed. At the times of Hachi, there were only 30 living Akita dogs in all of Japan.
In the movie Hachi never wags his tail.