In Medieval Japan, an elderly warlord retires, handing over his empire to his three sons. However, he vastly underestimates how the new-found power will corrupt them and cause them to turn on each other...and him.
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Action, Drama, War
Castle, Revenge, Ambush, Adultery, Foreign Language Adaptation
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Family Drama, Tragedy, Historical Epic, Samurai Film
Fathers and Sons, Sibling Relationships, Political Unrest, Crowned Heads
Ran(乱?, Chinese and Japanese for "chaos", "rebellion", or "revolt", or to mean "disturbed" or "confused") is a 1985 Japanese-French jidaigeki epic film directed and co-written by Akira Kurosawa. The film stars Tatsuya Nakadai as Hidetora Ichimonji, an aging Sengoku-era warlord who decides to abdicate as ruler in favor of his three sons. The story is based on legends of the daimyo Mōri Motonari, as well as on the Shakespearean tragedy King Lear.
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==Ran== (乱?, Chinese and Japanese for "[[chaos]]", "[[rebellion]]", or "[[revolt]]", or to mean "[[disturbed]]" or "[[confused]]") is a 1985 Japanese-French jidaigeki epic film directed and co-written by Akira Kurosawa. The film stars Tatsuya Nakadai as Hidetora Ichimonji, an aging Sengoku-era warlord who decides to abdicate as ruler in favor of his three sons. The story is based on legends of the daimyo Mōri Motonari, as well as on the Shakespearean tragedy King Lear.
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