Enjo Movie Review 1958

Information and Film Reviews for Enjo the Movie

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True story of a tormented young monk, studying at the Golden Pavilion in Kyoto, who becomes disillusioned by the pervasive corruption of the temple. In desperation, he sets fire to the national shrine in an attempt to preserve the monument from further contamination. Very disturbing yet beautiful to watch. Adapted from Mishima's novel "Temple of the Golden Pavilion." Japanese with subtitles.


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Available on VHS
Running time 98 minutes.
Originally from Japanese.

Cast and Crew

True Stories, Religion, Japan
Natto Wada, Keiji Hasebe, Toshiro Mayuzumi
Raizo Ichikawa, Ganjiro Nakamura, Tatsuya Nakadai
Kazuo Miyagawa
Kon Ichikawa

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