Kurama Tengu: Kyōfu Jidai

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Kurama Tengu: Kyōfu Jidai
Directed by Teppei Yamaguchi
Starring Kanjuro Arashi
Reizaburo Yamamoto
Takasaburo Nakamura
Tokusho Arashi
Narrated by Midori Sawato (DVD)
Cinematography Tokitsu Ishikawa
Distributed by Digital Meme (DVD)
Release date
  • 1928 (1928) (Japan)
Running time
38 minutes
Country Japan
Language Silent

Kurama Tengu: Kyōfu Jidai (鞍馬天狗 恐怖時代, The Frightful Era of Kurama Tengu) is a 1928 black and white Japanese silent film with benshi accompaniment directed by Teppei Yamaguchi. It is part of the Kurama Tengu series and features the battle between the title character, Kurama Tengu, and his impostor. The last scene, featuring sword fights of exhilarating speed, is one reason this series was very popular, especially with children.

Cast[edit]

  • Kanjuro Arashi
  • Reizaburo Yamamoto
  • Takasaburo Nakamura
  • Tokusho Arashi

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