International Title:
Red Beard
Japanese Title:
Red Beard
US Title:
Red Beard
Alternate Title:
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Production: Toho
Distributor: Toho
Japan Release Date Japan Running Time
1965 185 Minutes
 
US Distributor: Toho
US Release Date US Running Time
1966 185 Minutes

Staff

Cast

Directed by Akira Kurosawa
Writing credits Akira Kurosawa, Ryuzo Kikushima, Hideo Oguni, Masato Ide, Shugoro Yamamoto
Produced by Ryuzo Kikushima, Tomoyuki Tanaka
Music by Masaru Sato
Cinematography by Asakazu Nakai, Takao Saito
Production Design by Yoshiro Muraki
Assistant Director Shiro Moritani
Kyojio Niide, Doctor "Red Beard" Toshiro Mifune
Noboru Yasumoto, Doctor Yuzo Kayama
Sahachi Tsutomu Yamazaki
Osugi Reiko Dan
Onaka Miyuki Kuwano
"Mantis", Madwoman Kyoko Kagawa
Genzo Tsugawa Tatsuyoshi Ehara
Otoyo Terumi Niki
Okuni, Mistress Akemi Negishi
Handayu Mori, Doctor Yoshio Tsuchiya
Goheiji Eijiro Tono
Mr. Yasumoto Chishu Ryu
Tokubei Izumiya Takashi Shimura
Kin, Madam Haruko Sugimura
Madame Yasumoto, Noboru's mother Kinuyo Tanaka
"Mantis"'s Father Eijiro Yanagi
Heikichi Koji Mitsui
Matsudaira Nobuo Chiba
Rokusuke Kamatari Fujiwara
Genpaku Amano, Masae's Father Ken Mitsuda
Chigusa, Masae's Sister Yoko Fujiyama
Masae Yoko Naito
Otoku Reiko Nanao
Okatsu Imari Tsuji
Ofuku Akiko Nomura
Otake Sue Mitobe
Choji Yoshitaka Zushi
Choji's mother Kin Sugai

DVDs and Blu-rays

United States Region 0 Red Beard SMOS (2002)
United States Region 1 Red Beard Criterion (2002) Order
Japan Region 2 Red Beard Toho (2002)
United States Region 4 Red Beard Madman (2005)

CD Soundtracks

Red Beard
Red Beard
(AK-0009)

Reviews

Nicholas Driscoll Star Rating
August 3, 2009