Kagemusha

  • 1980
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Drama, War

After a long period of inactivity, Akira Kurosawa returned to the genre of which he is the unparalleled master, the samurai film. Tatsuya Nakadai plays a 16th-century warlord, Shingen Takeda, who uses doubles for himself on the battlefield, instilling confidence and fear through his constant presence while his clan fights to establish dominance in Japan....read more

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03:27 — Theatrical trailer for Kagemusha. In this dazzling epic from Akira Kurosawa, a petty thief named Kagemusha (Tatsuya Nakadai) gets saved from a death (more…)
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01:33 — Trailer for the 1980 classic Kagemusha. In his late color masterpiece Kagemusha, director Akira Kurosawa returned to the samurai film and to a primar (more…)

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  • Released: 1980
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: After a long period of inactivity, Akira Kurosawa returned to the genre of which he is the unparalleled master, the samurai film. Tatsuya Nakadai plays a 16th-century warlord, Shingen Takeda, who uses doubles for himself on the battlefield, instilling co… (more)

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