The Lost World of Sinbad

The Lost World of Sinbad (大盗賊, Daitōzoku, lit. The Great Bandit) is a 1963 Japanese film directed by Senkichi Taniguchi and starring Toshiro Mifune and Mie Hama.[3]

The Lost World of Sinbad
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Theatrical release poster
Directed bySenkichi Taniguchi
Produced by
Screenplay by
Story byKikuo Yasumi[1]
Starring
Music byMasaru Sato[1]
CinematographyTakao Saito[1]
Edited byYoshitami Kuroiwa[1]
Production
company
Distributed byToho
Release date
  • October 26, 1963 (1963-10-26) (Japan)
Running time
96 minutes[2]
CountryJapan

CastEdit

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ProductionEdit

The film was based on a screenplay by Takeshi Kimura and Shinichi Sekizawa which was based on a treatment by Toshio Yasumi.[2]

ReleaseEdit

The Lost World of Sinbad was distributed theatrically in Japan by Toho on October 26, 1963.[2] The film was Toho's third highest grossing film in Japan in 1963 and the 10th highest grossing domestically.[2]

The film was distributed by American International Pictures in the United States with an English-language version, where it was re-titled Samurai Pirate, and then again re-titled The Lost World of Sinbad.[1] The film was released as a double feature in the United States with War of the Zombies on March 17, 1965.[1][2] It was released in the United Kingdom in 1976.[1]

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ReferencesEdit

FootnotesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i Galbraith IV 1994, p. 363.
  2. ^ a b c d e f Galbraith IV 2008, p. 205.
  3. ^ The Lost World at Sinbad at Time Out

SourcesEdit

  • Galbraith IV, Stuart (1994). Japanese Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films. McFarland. ISBN 0-89950-853-7.
  • Galbraith IV, Stuart (2008). The Toho Studios Story: A History and Complete Filmography. Scarecrow Press. ISBN 1461673747. Retrieved October 29, 2013.

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