Overview

Japanese peasants Matashichi and Tahei try and fail to make a profit from a tribal war. They find a man and woman whom they believe are simple tribe members hiding in a fortress. Although the peasants don't know that Rokurota is a general and Yuki is a princess, the peasants agree to accompany the pair to safety in return for gold. Along the way, the general must prove his expertise in battle while also hiding his identity.

  1. Akira Kurosawa

    Director, Screenplay, Writer

  2. Ryûzô Kikushima

    Writer

  3. Hideo Oguni

    Writer

  4. Shinobu Hashimoto

    Writer

Facts

Original Title 隠し砦の三悪人

Status Released

Release Information

  • December 28, 1958
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language Japanese

Runtime 2h 19m

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