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Sekigahara (2017)

A depiction of Japan's 17th Century Battle of Sekigahara where the Army of the East takes up arms against the Army of the West.

Director:

Masato Harada

Writers:

Ryôtarô Shiba (based on the novel by), Masato Harada
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Credited cast:
Jun'ichi Okada ... Mitsunari Ishida
Kôji Yakusho ... Ieyasu Tokugawa
Kasumi Arimura ... Hatsume
Takehiro Hira ... Sakon Shima
Masahiro Higashide ... Hideaki Kobayakawa
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Daisuke Amano Daisuke Amano ... Tadakatsu Honda
Akinori Andô Akinori Andô ... Junpei Watanabe
Mitsu Dan Mitsu Dan ... Monk Myozen
Akiko Enji Akiko Enji ... Mitsu
Shihô Harumi ... Ekei Ankokuji
Jun Hashimoto Jun Hashimoto ... Mondo Kedani
Keisuke Horibe ... Sukenzaemon Yasojima
Shô Ikushima Shô Ikushima ... Hideie Ukita
Hajime Inoue Hajime Inoue ... Kurodo Gamo
Ayumi Itô ... Shiro Hebi
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The background to and depiction of a watershed battle in Japanese history, at Sekigahara in 1600, when Tokugawa Ieyasu's Army of the East defeated the Army of the West of Ishida Mitsunari. The story includes the intrigues and shifting loyalties of the various retainers, family members, and samurai. Written by kmoskow

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Drama | History | War

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The film was part of the line-up at the Japanese Canadian Film Festival in Toronto in 2018. See more »

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not enough in here
11 February 2020 | by theofilossalonicaSee all my reviews

I want to see much more from this title and finally i was a little bit dissapointed. We view the movie by Mitsunari view and see almost nothing about the character and thinking of Ieyasu. I also want to see more of Kobayakawa personallity and how he was thinking. The battle was nicely filmed but it started after two hours from the beginning of the film!


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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan] | sumikai

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

26 August 2017 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Szekigaharai csata See more »

Filming Locations:

Japan

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$19,356,047
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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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