Hakuchi - The Idiot

Akira KUROSAWAJapan – 1951 – More information on this movie


CHF 21.00 / EUR 19.00

The Idiot is based on a Fyodor Dostoevsky novel of the same name. Kameda, who has been in an asylum on Okinawa, travels to Hokkaido. There he becomes involved with two women, Taeko and Ayako. Taeko comes to love Kameda, but is loved in turn by Akama. When Akama realizes that he will never have Taeko, his thoughts turn to murder, and great tragedy ensues.

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Language OV japanese Subtitles deutsch, français
Length 166 min. Screen 1:1.37 – 4/3, b&w Sound DD 1.0 FSK 14+ Region code 2

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