- Original title
Seppuku (Harakiri) aka
- Running time
- 133 min.
Shinobu Hashimoto (Story: Yasuhiko Takiguchi)
Yoshio Miyajima (B&W)
Tatsuya Nakadai, Rentarô Mikuni, Akira Ishihama, Shima Iwashita, Tetsurô Tanba, Masao Mishima, Ichirô Nakatani, Kei Sato, Yoshio Inaba, Hisashi Igawa, Tôru Takeuchi, Yoshio Aoki, Tatsuo Matsumura, Akiji Kobayashi, Kôichi Hayashi, Ryutaro Gomi, Jo Azumi, Nakajirô Tomita, Shichisaburô Amatsu, Kenzô Tanaka, Shin Nakahara, Tsuneo Ikeda, Minoru Miyagi, Takaaki Kadota, Satoshi Nishida, Tetsurô Komiyama, Shûichirô Narita, Noboru Kasuga
Drama | 17th Century. Feudal Japan. Samurai. Cult Movie
- Synopsis / Plot
- A ronin, a masterless samurai, requests permission to commit an honorable ritual suicide at the home of a powerful but sadistic warlord. The warlord is reluctant to permit this as he has been recently deceived by another ronin, who was trying to obtain charity from the house. This ronin, however, is permitted to tell the story of how he came to be in such a situation.
: Cannes: Jury Special Prize (ex-aqueo with "Az prijde kocour")
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