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12,031 Ratings


Directed by Akira Kurosawa
Japan, 1950
Crime, Drama


Brimming with action while incisively examining the nature of truth, Akira Kurosawa’s Rashomon is perhaps the finest film ever to investigate the philosophy of justice.

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Rashômon Directed by Akira Kurosawa

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1951 | Winner: Italian Film Critics Award

Academy Awards

1952 | Winner: Honorary Award

1953 | Nominee: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White

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