(1985) - (dir: Kurosawa) Italian locandina
This is a 13" x 28" Italian locandina poster for the 1985 Akira Kurosawa film Ran based in part on William Shakespeare's King Lear with screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Hideo Oguni and Masato Ide and starrring Tatsuya Nakadai as Lord Hidetora Ichimonji. Plot summary: Hidetora Ichimonji is an elderly 15th Century warlord who has decided to divide his kingdom among his his three sons. The sons are each to be given one of his three castles. This leads to war among the sons over which of them will control the Ichimonji clan.
Cast and crew: Akira Kurosawa, William Shakespeare, King Lear, Hideo Oguni, Masato Ide, Tatsutya Nakadai, Akira Terao, Jinpachi Nezu, Daisuke Ryu, Mieko Harada, Yoshiko Miyazaki, Hisashi Igawa, Pita, Masayuki Yui, Kasuo Kato, Norio Matsui, Toshiya Ito, Kenji Kodama, Takashi Watanabi, Mansai Nomura