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Ran

At the age of seventy, after years of consolidating his empire, the Great Lord Hidetora Ichimonji (Tatsuya Nakadai) decides to abdicate and divide his domain amongst his three sons. Taro (Akira Terao), the eldest, will rule. Jiro (Jinpachi Nezu), his second son, and Saburo (Daisuke Ryu) will take command of the Second and Third Castles but are expected to obey and support their elder brother. Saburo defies the pledge of obedience and is banished.

Language
  • Japanese
Runtime
162
Production Year
1985
Film Type
Feature
Production Countries
  • Japan
  • France
Casts
Tatsuya Nakadai, Akira Terao, Mieko Harada, Jinpachi Nezu, Daisuke Ryu, Yoshiko Miyazaki
Production Company
Greenwich Film Production, Herald Ace Inc., Nippon Herald Films Inc.

Crew List

Screenwriter
Akira Kurosawa, Hideo Oguni, Masato Ide
DOP / Camera
Takao Saito, Masaharu Ueda, Asakazu Nakai
Editor
Akira Kurosawa
Music
Toru Takemitsu
Sound
Fumio Yanoguchi, Shotaro Yoshida
Producer
Serge Silberman, Masato Hara

Festivals / Awards

2015: Cannes Film Festival
2015: New York Film Festival
2015: Toronto International Film Festival

Director/s

Akira Kurosawa
Akira Kurosawa
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