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Ran

assassination gun castle kingdom greed heir to the throne epic revenge descent into madness seppuku inheritance fight ruins king lear feudal japan black widow hopelessness

Ran

Release Date: June 01, 1985

Year    :   1985
Slogan    :   «The Greatest Shakespeare Film.»
Genres    :   Action, Drama, History
Production Companies    :   Herald Nippon, Greenwich Film Production, Herald Ace, Toho Company, Ltd.
Director    :   Akira Kurosawa
Producers    :   Serge Silberman, Ulrich Picard, Satoru Iseki, Masato Hara, Hisao Kurosawa, Hisao Kurosawa, Katsumi Furukawa, Teruyo Nogami, Takashi Ōhashi, Tsutomu Sakurai, Masayuki Motomochi
Writers    :   Akira Kurosawa, Hideo Oguni, William Shakespeare, Masato Ide
RunTime    :   160 mins.
Budget    :   11500005
Revenue    :   11859533

With Ran, legendary director Akira Kurosawa reimagines Shakespeare's King Lear as a singular historical epic set in sixteenth-century Japan. Majestic in scope, the film is Kurosawa's late-life masterpiece, a profound examination of the folly of war and the crumbling of one family under the weight of betrayal, greed, and the insatiable thirst for power.




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