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Rashōmon (Motion picture)
Rashōmon

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Summary

  • Set in the Middle Ages, the nature of truth and subjective reality are probed in a series of flashbacks from four viewpoints to present the case history of a man's murder and the rape of his wife by a bandit.

Notes

  • Based on the short story Yabu no naka by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa.
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1950.
  • At head on title on container: Janus Films presents.
  • DVD, NTSC, region 1, fullscreen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono.
  • In Japanese with optional English subtitles.
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