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1962-09-15 | Action / Drama

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An unusual request for ritual suicide on a feudal lord's property leads to the unwinding of a greater mystery that challenges the clan's integrity.
Director: Masaki Kobayashi
Stars: Tatsuya Nakadai, Akira Ishihama

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Harakiri FAQ

The runtime of Harakiri is 135 minutes.
The full version of Harakiri is provided by Amazon Video , Apple iTunes , Criterion Channel , Kanopy
The casts of Harakiri are Tatsuya Nakadai starring as Hanshiro Tsugumo, Akira Ishihama starring as Motome Chijiiwa, Shima Iwashita starring as Miho Tsugumo, Tetsurō Tamba starring as Hikokuro Omodaka, Masao Mishima starring as Tango Inaba, Ichirô Nakatani starring as Hayato Yazaki.
On July 30, 2021, there were 5161 public reaction to Harakiri including honorable character, realistic fight scenes, historically important, true representation, teaching tool.
The release date of Harakiri is September 15, 1962.
The genre of Harakiri is Action,Drama,History.
On July 30, 2021, the IMDB rating of Harakiri is 8.6/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 100/100, Metacritic rating is 85/100, TMDB rating is 8.0/10.
The certification of Harakiri is NR.
Harakiri won 1963 Cannes Film Festival, 1963 Blue Ribbon Awards, 1963 Kinema Junpo Awards, 1963 Mainichi Film Concours.
The director of Harakiri is Masaki Kobayashi.