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Red Lion

1969 Rated NR 1hr 57m

Asked by the emperor to deliver official news while posing as a military officer, stablehand Gonzo (Toshiro Mifune) dons the fringe of a red lion's mane and returns to the village of his birth. But the good feeling he gets from telling the townsfolk about a brand-new tax cut is quashed when he learns that an evil magistrate has been swindling them for years. Now, to fight corruption at a local level, he'll have to unleash his samurai skills.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Widescreen 2.35:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

Japanese: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.