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Kagemusha

1980 Rated PG 3hr

Three warlord clans are battling for control of medieval Japan. When the leader of the Takeda clan, Lord Shingen (Tatsuya Nakadai), is mortally wounded, he orders that his death be kept secret from his enemies. The clan searches for a "shadow warrior," an exact double, to take his place. Now, a thief named Kagemusha (Nakadai in a double role) must fight for an empire in this stunning film from legendary Japanese filmmaker Akira Kurosawa.

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Movie Details

Awards
1981 BAFTA®
1981 Golden Globe Awards
  • Best Foreign Language Film nominee
Ratings
PG
Parental guidance suggested. Some material may not be suitable for children.
Bonus material

DVD details

Blu-ray details

Screen formats

Widescreen Anamorphic 1.85:1

Subtitles

English

Closed captioned

No

Language and sound

Japanese: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; audio commentary; making-of featurette; production notes.

Screen formats

Widescreen Anamorphic 1.85:1

Subtitles

English

Closed captioned

No

Language and sound

Japanese: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; audio commentary; Lucas and Coppola interviews; making-of featurette; production notes; photo gallery; trailers.