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Uzumasa raimuraito (2014)

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A professional extra named Kamiyama has devoted 50 years of his life as a kirare-yaku in sword-fighting movies produced at Kyoto's Uzumasa Studios. A master of the art, he lives to die--or more exactly "to be cut"--and show a beautiful, spectacular death on screen. Now an elderly man, Kamiyama lives very modestly but has earned immense respect from his peers, some of them movie stars. When the studio where he works decides to discontinue its chanbara productions, Kamiyama finds himself at a loss. Hope arrives in the form of a young girl named Satsuki, who soon becomes Kamiyama's disciple. Will the art of dying by the sword live on?


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 5th, 2014 (Limited) by Eleven Arts, released as Uzumasa Limelight
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 103 minutes
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Keywords: Movie Business, Japan, Autumn Years
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Eleven Arts, Tottemo Benri Theatre Company
Production Countries: Japan


   Seiichi Kamiyama
   Satsuki Iga
Hirotaro Honda    Naganuma
Hisako Manda    Mitsuru
Masashi Goda    Kawashima
Nenji Kobayashi    Seijuro Onoe, Sr.
Hiroki Matsukata    Seijuro Onoe

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    Hiroyuki Ono
Producer    Hiroyuki Ono
Producer    Ko Mori
Producer    Shohei Sano
Executive Producer    Nobuhisa Kawabata
Production Designer    Takashi Yoshida
Editor    Chieko Suzaki
Composer    Nobuko Toda
Director of Photography    Chris Freilich

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