Hara-kiri

切腹
by Masaki Kobayashi2h131962Japan

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When a ronin requesting seppuku at a feudal lord's palace is told of the brutal suicide of another ronin who previously visited, he reveals how their pasts are intertwined - and in doing so challenges the clan's integrity.

Cast and crew
  • Credits

    • Production Compagny : Shôchiku Eiga
    • Original Music : Tôru Takemitsu
    • Scenario : Shinobu Hashimoto
    • Director : Masaki Kobayashi
    • Photo Director : Yoshio Miyajima
    • Producer : Tatsuo Hosoya
    • Editing : Hisashi Sagara
  • Technical details

    • Printed format : 35 mm
    • Sound mix : Stéréo 2.0
    • Year of production : 1962
    • French release date : 12 mai 1963
    • Category : Feature film
    • Color : Black and White
    • Language : Japanese

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