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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

Leading Cast

   Seiichi Kamiyama
   Satsuki Iga

Supporting Cast

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

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Production and Technical Credits

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

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