‘Ran’ turns 25 at the Castro

November 11, 2010

Akira Kurosawa was well into his seventies when he began shooting Ran, the war epic that took over a year to film and was then Japan’s most expensive movie in history. The Castro Theater celebrates the 25th anniversary of Kurosawa’s King Lear adaptation, which the iconic director considered his best film. More at castrotheatre.com.