Gate of Hell Japan

Director: Teinosuke Kinugasa

Production: Daiei (Tokyo); Eastmancolor, 35mm; running time: 89 minutes. Released 1953, Japan. Filmed in Japan.

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Producer: Masaichi Nagata; screenplay: Teinosuke Kinugasa, from a 20th century play by Kan Kikuchi; photography: Kohei Sugiyama; art director: Kisaku Itoh; music director: Yasuchi Akutagawa; costume designer: Sanzo Wada; color consultant: Sanzo Wada.

Cast: Machiko Kyo (Wife); Kazuo Hasegawa (Husband); Koreya Senda; Isao Yamagata; Yataro Kurokawa; Kataro Bando.

Awards: Oscar for Best Costume Design-Color and Special Oscar for Best Foreign Film, 1954; New York Film Critics' Award, Best Foreign Film, 1954; Cannes Film Festival, Best Film, 1954.

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