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Kagemusha

Kagemusha(1980)

Also Known As: Kagemusha, the Shadow Warrior | Shadow Warrior, The |

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Brief Synopsis

Japanese clansmen force a poor thief to impersonate their dead warlord.

Cast & Crew

Akira Kurosawa Director
Kota Yui Takemaru
Hideji Otaki Yamagata
Kazuo Miyagawa Director Of Photography
Asaichi Nakai Cinematographer
Akira Kurosawa Screenwriter
Masato Ide Screenwriter
Akira Kurosawa Executive Producer
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MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1980 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Distributions Co: 
Sound:  Production Co:  .....Production Company, Toho Company Ltd. .....Production Company, Toho Company Ltd. .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, 20th Century Fox .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, Cbs Video .....Domestic Video Distributor
Duration(mins):  Country:  Japan (JP)
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  • Kagemusha

    Goetan 2014-04-23

    Kurosawa returns to feudal Japan with the aid of associate producers Francis Ford Coppola and George Lucas. A theif bearing a strong resemblance to a... MORE>

  • A Mixed Bag

    Jim P 2010-03-04

    Akira Kurosawa was in the midst of his darkest days personally when he, after 5 years of campaigning and with the help of George Lucas and Francis Coppola,... MORE>

  • A period piece missing in action

    Mike Shobris 2009-06-12

    Kagemusha is a period piece that reflects the military and cultural history of feudal Japan. The plot revolves around a powerful ruler of the title name... MORE>