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  • Title: 鹿鳴館
  • Title (romaji): Rokumeikan
  • Format: Tanpatsu
  • Genre: Jidaigeki
  • Viewership ratings: 12.2
  • Broadcast network: TV Asahi
  • Broadcast date: 2008-Jan-05
  • Air time: Saturday 21:00


The story is set during the Meiji era at the Rokumeikan (also known as the Deer Cry Pavilion), a social center that ultimately became a symbol of the Westernization process in Japan. Tamura plays Count Kageyama, whose forceful political methods have earned him many enemies. Kuroki plays his wife Asako, a former geisha. The action mainly takes place at a ball that has been targeted for attack by activists. --Tokyograph


Production Credits[edit]

  • Original writing: Mishima Yukio (三島由紀夫), Rokumeikan (play)
  • Music: Furusawa Iwao (古澤巌)

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