About the film
Lake of Illusions
Release Date: September 11, 1982
|Production Companies||:||Hashimoto Productions, Toho Co.|
Director/screenwriter 'Shinobu Hashimoto' was given carte blanche to make this film based on his three-decade record of success, including being a screenwriter for Akira Kurosawa's Rashomon (1950). This movie was greenlighted sight unseen by the studio. When it failed, Hashimoto retired permanently from film.