Ronin of the Wilderness

Ronin of the Wilderness (荒野の素浪人, Kōya no surōnin) is a Japanese television jidaigeki or period drama that was broadcast between 1972 and 1974. It was inspired by Akira Kurosawa's Sanjuro and the Western genre.[1][2][3][4] The lead star is Toshiro Mifune. The complete DVD box was released in 2007.

Ronin of the Wilderness
Also known as荒野の素浪人
GenreJidaigeki
Directed byEiichi Kudo
Tokuzō Tanaka
Kazuo Ikehiro
StarringToshiro Mifune
Meiko Kaji
Mayumi Ogawa
Shun Oide
Jiro Sakagami
Narrated byMinori Terada(season1)
Shin Kishida(season2)
Theme music composerShunsuke Kikuchi(season1), Masaru Sato(season2)
Country of originJapan
Original languageJapanese
No. of series2
No. of episodes104
Production
Running time45 minutes (per episode)
Production companyMifune production
Release
Original networkNET
Picture formatFilm
Original release1972 (1972) –
1974 (1974)

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  • 1st (1972–73) 65 episodes
  • 2nd (1974) 39 episodes

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "荒野の素浪人". kotobank. Retrieved 30 November 2020.
  2. ^ "荒野の素浪人". ドラマ. Retrieved 30 November 2020.
  3. ^ "荒野の素浪人 シーズン2". ドラマ. Retrieved 30 November 2020.
  4. ^ "荒野の素浪人". Jidaigeki.com. Retrieved 10 August 2017.