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Rashomon

1950-08-26 | Crime / Drama
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Brimming with action while incisively examining the nature of truth, "Rashomon" is perhaps the finest film ever to investigate the philosophy of justice. Through an ingenious use of camera and flashbacks, Kurosawa reveals the complexities of human nature as four people recount different versions of the story of a man's murder and the rape of his wife.
Director: Akira Kurosawa
Stars: Toshirō Mifune, Machiko Kyō

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8 wins 13 nominations
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The runtime of Rashomon is 88 minutes.
Brimming with action while incisively examining the nature of truth, "Rashomon" is perhaps the finest film ever to investigate the philosophy of justice. Through an ingenious use of camera and flashbacks, Kurosawa reveals the complexities of human nature as four people recount different versions of the story of a man's murder and the rape of his wife..
The director of Rashomon is Akira Kurosawa.
The full version of Rashomon is provided by Darkmatter TV , HBO Max , Amazon Video , Apple iTunes , Criterion Channel , Kanopy
The genre of Rashomon is Crime,Drama,Mystery.
Rashomon won 1952 Academy Awards, USA, 1951 Venice Film Festival, 2006 Online Film & Television Association, 1951 Blue Ribbon Awards, 1951 National Board of Review, USA.
The revenue of Rashomon was 96,568 USD.
The production budget of Rashomon was 250,000 USD.
The release date of Rashomon is August 26, 1950.
On January 14, 2022, the IMDB rating of Rashomon is 8.2/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 98/100, Metacritic rating is 98/100, TMDB rating is 8.0/10.
On January 14, 2022, there were 5308 public reaction to Rashomon including different point of perspective, multiple perspective, different point of view, distorted view, different viewpoint.
The casts of Rashomon are Toshirō Mifune starring as Tajômaru, Machiko Kyō starring as Masako, Takashi Shimura starring as Woodcutter, Masayuki Mori starring as Takehiro, Minoru Chiaki starring as Priest, Kichijirô Ueda starring as Commoner.