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Akira Kurosawa's Dreams

1990 Rated PG 2hr

Japanese master director Akira Kurosawa explores the vital relationship between man and his environment with this collection of eight enchanting short stories drawn from his personal memories and dreams. A feast for the senses, the luminous tales are distinguished by dazzling imagery, rich color and keen insight. Another famed director (and Kurosawa fan), Martin Scorsese, portrays Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh in one of the segments.

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Movie Details

1991 Golden Globe Awards
  • Best Foreign Language Film nominee
Parental guidance suggested. Some material may not be suitable for children.
Screen formats

Widescreen Anamorphic 1.85:1


English, French, Spanish (Neutral), Portuguese, Japanese, Korean, Chinese Simplified, Thai

Closed captioned


Language and sound

Japanese: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; trailer; director filmography.