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The Water Margin


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A free-wheeling adaptation of the Chinese classic in ten episodes.
A thousand years ago, in China, the souls of 108 heroes were reborn to fight the tyranny and corruption of the Government. They lived by their wits and their swords in the water margins of Liang Shan Po.
-6: Bandits who steal are executed but those who steal kingdoms become princes.
With the voices of MICHAEL MCCLAIN
English adaptation by DAVID WEIR
Dubbing director MICHAEL BAKEWELL Produced by NTV, Tokyo


Unknown: Michael McClain
Unknown: Miriam Margolyes
Unknown: Peter Marinker
Unknown: Simon Lack
Unknown: Rupert Davies
Unknown: Frank Duncan
Unknown: Burt Kwuok
Unknown: David Weir
Director: Toshio Masuda
Director: Michael Bakewell
Lin Chung: Atsuo Nakamura
Hu San-niang: Sanae Tsuchida
Kao Chiu: Kei Sato
Wang Lam: Yoshiro Kitahara

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