Ran

At age 75, Akira Kurosawa, Japan's greatest living director, created one more magnificent work that will surely stand the test of time. In RAN, Kurosawa turned to Shakespeare for inspiration--as he had in THRONE OF BLOOD nearly 30 years before--and chose to film a Japanese adaptation of "King Lear." Set in 16th-century Japan, RAN (the Japanese character...read more

Cast

Credits

Director (1 Credit)
Writer (3 Credits)
Hideo Oguni
Masato Ide
Source (1 Credit)
Producer (2 Credits)
Masato Hara
Serge Silberman
Exec. Producer (1 Credit)
Katsumi Furukawa
Cinematographer (3 Credits)
Asakazu Nakai
Masaharu Ueda
Takao Saito
Editor (1 Credit)
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Toru Takemitsu
Production Designer (2 Credits)
Shinobu Muraki
Yoshiro Muraki
Art Director (1 Credit)
Yoshiro Muraki
Set Decorator (5 Credits)
Jiro Hirai
Mitsuyuki Kimura
Osami Tonsho
Tsuneo Shimura
Yasuyoshi Ototake
Costumes (1 Credit)
Emi Wada
Make Up (4 Credits)
Chihako Naito
Noriko Takamizawa
Shohichiro Ueda
Tameyuki Aimi