Ask This of Rikyu

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Ask This of Rikyu
Ask This of Rikyu poster.jpeg
Poster
Directed by Mitsutoshi Tanaka
Based on Rikyu ni tazune yo
by Kenichi Yamamoto
Starring Ichikawa Ebizō XI
Miki Nakatani
Ichikawa Danjūrō XII
Yūsuke Iseya
Release date
  • December 7, 2013 (2013-12-07) (Japan)
Running time
123 minutes
Country Japan
Language Japanese
Box office ¥664 billion (US$6.36 million)

Ask This of Rikyu (利休にたずねよ, Rikyu ni tazune yo) is a 2013 Japanese biographical film directed by Mitsutoshi Tanaka[1] and based on a novel by Kenichi Yamamoto. This film won the award of Best Artistic Contribution at Montreal World Film Festival in 2013.

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Reception[edit]

The film earned ¥664 billion (US$6.36 million) in the month after being released.[2] The film made its Los Angeles premiere at LA Eigafest 2014.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 利休にたずねよ. eiga.com (in Japanese). Retrieved 8 January 2014. 
  2. ^ Kevin Ma (8 January 2014). "Eternal Zero tops Japan's New Year's B.O". Film Business Asia. Retrieved 8 January 2014.