About the film
Release Date: February 16, 1962
|Production Companies||:||Ninjin Club, Shochiku Co., Ltd.|
|Producers||:||Masaki Kobayashi, Shigeru Wakatsuki, Toshio Shimizu, Takeshi Aikawa, Zenpei Moriyama|
|Writers||:||Norio Nanjo, Kôichi Inagaki|
On his deathbed, a wealthy businessman announces that his fortune is to be split equally among his three illegitimate children, whose whereabouts are unknown to his family and colleagues. A bevy of lawyers and associates scheme to procure the money for themselves, enlisting the aid of impostors and blackmail.