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. Wikipedia
Ran is a member of the following lists: American films, French films, Epic films, Films based on actual events, Films directed by Akira Kurosawa, Japanese-language films, Japanese films, 1985 films, Orion Pictures films and Jidaigeki films.
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