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Throne of Blood

Throne of Blood(1961)

Also Known As: Kumonosujo |

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Brief Synopsis

Spurred by his wife and a witch''s prediction, a samurai murders his lord to steal the throne.

Cast & Crew

Akira Kurosawa Director
Toshiro Mifune Taketoki Washizu
Isuzu Yamada Asaji, his wife
Takashi Shimura Noriyasu Odagura
Minoru Chiaki Yoshiaki Miki
Akira Kubo Yoshiteru, his son
Takamaru Sasaki Kuniharu Tsuzuki
Yoichi Tachikawa Kunimaru, his son
Chieko Naniwa Weird woman
Asaichi Nakai Director of Photography
Hideo Oguni Screenwriter
Shinobu Hashimoto Screenwriter
Ryuzo Kikushima Screenwriter
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 22 Nov 1961
Release Date:  1961 Production Date:  [Tohoscope]
none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Brandon Films
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Recording) Production Co:  Toho Co.
Duration(mins):  108 Country:  Japan
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Throne of Blood

    Dashiell Barnes 2012-08-04

    Shakespeare's cursed play is perfectly adapted by Kurosawa in feudal Japan. This is Mifune's most over-the-top performance, he & Kurosawa... MORE>

  • One of the best

    Howard Welch 2010-03-06

    A great japanese movie MORE>