International Title:
The Phoenix
Japanese Title:
Hinotori
US Title:
-
Alternate Title:
Firebird
 
Production: Toho
Distributor: Toho
Japan Release Date Japan Running Time
1978 137 Minutes
 
US Distributor: Toho International
US Release Date US Running Time
1979 137 Minutes

Staff
Directed by Kon Ichikawa
Writing credits Shuntaro Tanikawa, Osamu Tezuka
Produced by Kiichi Ichikawa, Kunihiko Murai
Music by Jun Fukamachi, Michel Legrand
Cinematography by Kiyoshi Hasegawa
Director of Special Effects Teruyoshi Nakano
Cast
Sarutahaiko, General of the Yamatai Tomisaburo Wakayama
Nagi Toshinori Omi
Yumihiko of Matsuro Masao Kusakari
Uzume, Dancer from Matsuro Kaoru Yumi
Takeru Ken Tanaka
Hinaku Reiko Ohara
Susanoo Toru Emori
Guzuri Ryuzo Hayashi
Himiko, Queen of the Yamatai Mieko Takamine
Jingi the Conqueror, Leader of the Takamagahara Tatsuya Nakadai
Iyo Mitsuko Kusabue
Kamamushi Takeshi Kato
Exorcist Junzaburo Ban
Sukune Hideji Otaki
Oro Jun Fubuki
Uraji Masaya Oki
King Matsuro Tetsuya Ushio
Yamatai Akiji Kobayashi
Sayo, Court Lady Michiko Kihara
Nusa, Court Lady Peter
Shime, Court Lady Maki Carousel
Monster Appearances Aliens, SDF, Misc
Phoenix N/A
Stock Footage Other Points of Interest
N/A Box Office

Box Office
Release Date: August 12th, 1978 (Japan)
Distribution Earning: ¥718,000,000 / $4,000,000 (Japan, Rough Figure)

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