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Program Title: Men who Tread on the Tiger's Tail
EASC Code: JM-17
Series Title:
Region/Country: Japan
Language: Japanese
Subtitles: English
Subject: Movie & TV Drama
Program Type: Feature
Media Type: VHS
Director: Akira Kurosawa
Producer:
Release Date: 1945
Running Time: 60 min.
Color or BW: BW
Program Abstract: The film tells the story of a nobleman's attempt to escape death at the hands of his jealous brother. Based on the famous Kabuki play and a real-life feudal struggle, the tale is as familiar to the Japanese as the legend of Robin Hood is to Western audiences.
Data Entry Date: 5/13/2004