Starring: Tatsuya Nakadai, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Ken’ichi Hagiwara, Daisuke Ryû, Masayuki Yui, Kaori Momoi, Mitsuko Baishô
Director: Akira Kurosawa | Length: 162 minutes
Released/Country: 6 Oct 1980/USA
Kagemusha (1980) Description: A petty thief with an utter resemblance to a samurai warlord is hired as the lord’s double. When the warlord later dies the thief is forced to take up arms in his place.