Kagemusha

影武者
by Akira Kurosawa2h591979Japan

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A petty thief with an utter resemblance to a samurai warlord is hired as the lord's double. When the warlord later dies the thief is forced to take up arms in his place.

Cast and crew
  • Credits

    • Producer : Akira Kurosawa, Tomoyuki Tanaka
    • Distributor : Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation
    • Associated Producer : Francis Ford Coppola, George Lucas
    • Photo Director : Asakazu Nakai, Takao Saito, Masaharu Ueda
    • Editing : Akira Kurosawa, Tome Minami
    • Production Compagny : Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Kurosawa Production
    • Director : Akira Kurosawa
    • Scenario : Akira Kurosawa, Masato Ide
    • Set Decoration : Yoshiro Muraki
    • Sound Recorder : Fumio Yanoguchi
    • Original Music : Shinichiro Ikebe
  • Technical details

    • Printed format : 35 mm
    • Year of production : 1979
    • French release date : 1 octobre 1980
    • Category : Feature film
    • Color : Colors
    • Language : Japanese

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