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Kagemusha (1980)

PG
180 min | Drama, History, War

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.
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$6,000,000
Gross (US & Canada)
$4,000,000
Gross (World)
$4,017,462
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Release date
Oct 10, 1980 (United States)

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41 cast members
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Tatsuya Nakadai
Shingen Takeda / Kagemusha Shingen Takeda / Kagemusha   See fewer
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Tsutomu Yamazaki
Nobukado Takeda Nobukado Takeda   See fewer
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Ken'ichi Hagiwara
Katsuyori Takeda Katsuyori Takeda   See fewer
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Jinpachi Nezu
Sohachiro Tsuchiya Sohachiro Tsuchiya   See fewer
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Hideji Ôtaki
Masakage Yamagata Masakage Yamagata   See fewer
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Daisuke Ryû
Nobunaga Oda Nobunaga Oda   See fewer
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Masayuki Yui
Ieyasu Tokugawa Ieyasu Tokugawa   See fewer
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Kaori Momoi
Otsuyanokata Otsuyanokata   See fewer
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Mitsuko Baishô
Oyunokata Oyunokata   See fewer
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Hideo Murota
Nobufusa Baba Nobufusa Baba   See fewer
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Takayuki Shiho
Masatoyo Naito Masatoyo Naito   See fewer
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Kôji Shimizu
Katsusuke Atobe Katsusuke Atobe   See fewer
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Noboru Shimizu
Masatane Hara Masatane Hara   See fewer
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Sen Yamamoto
Nobushige Oyamada Nobushige Oyamada   See fewer
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Shuhei Sugimori
Masanobu Kosaka Masanobu Kosaka   See fewer
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Kota Yui
Takemaru Takemaru   See fewer
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Yasuhito Yamanaka
Ranmaru Mori Ranmaru Mori   See fewer
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Kumeko Otowa
Takemaru's Nurse Takemaru's Nurse   See fewer
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Tetsuo Yamashita
Nagahide Niwa Nagahide Niwa   See fewer
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Kai Atô
Zenjiro Amemiya Zenjiro Amemiya   See fewer
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Hiroshi Shimada
Jingoro Hara Jingoro Hara   See fewer
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Yû Shimaka
Jingoro Hara Jingoro Hara   See fewer
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Toshiaki Tanabe
Kugutsushi Kugutsushi   See fewer
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Yoshimitsu Yamaguchi
Salt Vendor Salt Vendor   See fewer
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Eiichi Kanakubo
Kenshin Uesugi Kenshin Uesugi   See fewer
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Akihiko Sugizaki
Noda Castle Soldier Noda Castle Soldier   See fewer
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Yugo Miyazaki
Mataichi Tomono Mataichi Tomono   See fewer
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Masatsuga Kuriyama
Muddy samurai Muddy samurai   See fewer
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Norio Matsui
Tadatsugu Sakai Tadatsugu Sakai   See fewer
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Jirô Yabuki
Equestrian (as Jiro Yabuki) Equestrian (as Jiro Yabuki)   See fewer
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Yasushi Doshida
Kazumasa Ishikawa Kazumasa Ishikawa   See fewer
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Nobaru Sone
Heihachiro Honda (as Nori Sone) Heihachiro Honda (as Nori Sone)   See fewer
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Takashi Shimura
Gyobu Taguchi Gyobu Taguchi   See fewer
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Francis Selleck
Priest (as Francis Seleck) Priest (as Francis Seleck)   See fewer
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Gorô Yamada
Foot soldier (uncredited) Foot soldier (uncredited)   See fewer
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8 / 10 | 28,940 votes