Assassination (1964)

NR 10/30/1964 (US) Drama 1h 44m
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Assassination begins with the events of 1853 when "four black ships" anchored at Edo Bay, sparking civil unrest and the major political manoeuvring that saw the end of the Tokugawa Shogunate. At a time when assassination had become a disturbing political tool, Shinoda's film follows Hachiro Kiyokawa, an ambitious, masterless samurai whose allegiances drift dangerously between the Shogunate and the Emperor.

  1. Masahiro Shinoda

    Director

  2. Ryōtarō Shiba

    Novel

  3. Nobuo Yamada

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Tetsurō Tamba

    Tetsurō Tamba

    Hachiro Kiyokawa

  2. Eiji Okada

    Eiji Okada

    Lord Matsudaira

  3. Eitarō Ozawa

    Eitarō Ozawa

    Premier Itakura

  4. Isao Kimura

    Isao Kimura

    Tadasaburo Sasaki

  5. Shima Iwashita

    Shima Iwashita

    Oren, Kiyokawa's sweetheart

  6. Keiji Sada

    Keiji Sada

  7. Takeshi Kusaka

    Takeshi Kusaka

  8. Sumio Takatsu

    Otojirô Kôno

  9. Muga Takewaki

    Muga Takewaki

    Shingo Miyagawa

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Assassination
Assassination

Original Title 暗殺

Status Released

Original Language Japanese

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