'Eijanaika' - a glorious but confusing epic

Document author(s):
John Stark
Document source:
San Francisco Examiner
Publication date:
1982 Jul 30
Document language:
Document type:
Number of pages:
Document contains:
box info and distribution co
Related films:
Film country(ies):
Film language(s):
English and Japanese
Film production company:
Imamura Productions and Shochiku Kabushiki Kaisha
Film genre(s):
Drama, Feature, and Historical
Film subject(s):
  • Culture conflict -- Japan -- Drama
  • Japan -- History -- 19th century -- Drama
  • Japan -- History -- Restoration, 1853-1870 -- Drama
  • Japan -- History -- Tokugawa Period, 1600-1868 -- Drama
  • Japan -- Politics and government -- 19th century -- Drama
  • Japan -- Social conditions -- 19th century -- Drama
  • Return migration -- Japan -- Drama
  • Social conflict -- Japan -- Drama

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