A small fishing village is terrorized by a seemingly unkillable whale. Shaki, whose family has been destroyed by the monster's rampage, becomes obsessed with killing it. Meanwhile, a brutal drunkard comes to the village, intent on killing the whale himself.
Staff role on the left, staff member's name on the right.
- Directed by Tokuzo Tanaka
- Written by Kaneto Shindo
- Produced by Masaichi Nagata
- Music by Akira Ifukube
- Cinematography by Setsuo Kobayashi
- Production Design by Shigeo Mano
- Special Effects by Chikara Komatsubara, Takesaburo Watanabe and Hiroshi Ishida
Actor's name on the left, character played on the right.
- Kojiro Hongo as -
- Shintaro Katsu as -
- Shiho Fujimura as -
- Takeshi Shimura as -
- Kyoko Enami as -
- Kichijiro Ueda as -
- Koji Fujiyama as -
- Bontaro Miake as -
- Main article: Kujira Gami (1962 film)/Gallery.
- Released: May 26, 2006
- Region: Region 2
- Language: Dolby Digital 2.0 monophonic Japanese
- Format: NSTC
- Other Details: 2.35:1 aspect ratio, 100 minutes run time, disc, Japanese version