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2010

Jusannin no shikaku

Thirteen Assassins

十三人の刺客

(c)2010 Thirteen Assassins Film Partners 
TV ASAHI / TOHO / SEDIC International / DENTSU / Shogakukan / Recorded Picture Company / The Asahi Shimbun / ABC / NBN / KBC / HTB / Yahoo! JAPAN / TSUTAYA Group / KHB / SATV / Hiroshima Home Television

(c)2010 Thirteen Assassins Film Partners
TV ASAHI / TOHO / SEDIC International / DENTSU / Shogakukan / Recorded Picture Company / The Asahi Shimbun / ABC / NBN / KBC / HTB / Yahoo! JAPAN / TSUTAYA Group / KHB / SATV / Hiroshima Home Television

(c)2010 Thirteen Assassins Film Partners 
TV ASAHI / TOHO / SEDIC International / DENTSU / Shogakukan / Recorded Picture Company / The Asahi Shimbun / ABC / NBN / KBC / HTB / Yahoo! JAPAN / TSUTAYA Group / KHB / SATV / Hiroshima Home Television

(c)2010 Thirteen Assassins Film Partners
TV ASAHI / TOHO / SEDIC International / DENTSU / Shogakukan / Recorded Picture Company / The Asahi Shimbun / ABC / NBN / KBC / HTB / Yahoo! JAPAN / TSUTAYA Group / KHB / SATV / Hiroshima Home Television

Release Date
September, 25th, 2010
Running Time
141 min
Genre
Action/Adventure , Drama , Historical , Feature
Color
Color
Screening Format
35mm
Screen Size
Cinema Scope (1:2.35)
Sound Processing
Dolby Digital

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

"Thirteen Assassins"Film Partners

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

TOHO

[ Story ]

A modern remake of Kudo Eiichi's 1963 period movie of the same title. In his trademark over-the-top-style, Miike Takashi delivers relentless violence, as the thirteen samurai take on an army of 300 in the last battle scene which runs for a whopping fifty minutes. The film was selected in competition at the Venice International Film Festival. Shimada Shinzaemon (Yakusho Koji) receives orders to assassinate a tyrant lord, so he summons assassin samurai to plan an ambush attack. But the famous swordsman Kito Hanbei (Ichimura Masachika), the tyrant's right-hand man, soon hears of the plan...

[ Official Site ]

http://13assassins.jp/

[ Film Festivals, Awards ]

Venice International Film Festival 2010 Official Selection

[ Contact (International) ]

TOHO CO., LTD.
International Business Department
(Asia)

1-2-2 Yurakucho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-8415
Attn: HARAGUCHI Emi
tel: +81 3 3591 3530
fax: +81 3 3591 6610
E-mail: tohointl@toho.co.jp
http://www.toho.co.jp

SEDIC INTERNATIONAL INC. (outside of Asia)
7-13-28 Minami-Aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-0062
Rep: Chief Executive Officer NAKAZAWA Toshiaki
tel: +81 3 5766 8929
fax: +81 3 5766 8939
E-mail: info@sedic.co.jp
http://www.sedic.co.jp

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