Ran (1985)

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Directed By Akira Kurosawa Akira Kurosawa Starring Tatsuya Nakadai Tatsuya Nakadai  •  Akira Terao Akira Terao  •  Jinpachi Nezu Jinpachi Nezu  •  Daisuke Ryu Daisuke Ryu  •  Mieko Harada Mieko Harada Genres Action  •  Based-on-Shakespeare  •  Drama  •  Epic  •  Family Drama  •  Foreign Language Film  •  Historical Epic  •  Historical Film  •  Period Film  •  Samurai Film  •  War Drama  •  War Epic  •  War Studios &
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Release Info 1985-06-01T00:00:00Z June 1, 1985
Color  •  162 minutes R Rated R
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Danny237 on 7/20/2015 Reply  · 

What a film.

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eaglesflyhigh on 6/27/2016 Reply  · 

I was considering Ran to be top 3 Kurosawa until the over-dramatic and silly Shakespearean finale. Still a great epic, but could have been so much more if it had a realistic and sensible ending.

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