83 mins N/A Rashomon | 1950 Drama, Adaptation A tale of rape and murder in 12th-century Kyoto. 83 mins N/A Director: Akira Kurosawa Writers: Shinobu Hashimoto, Akira Kurosawa Stars: Toshiro Mifune, Masayuki Mori, Machiko Kyo | See full cast & crew » Awards: 1 Oscar win. Another 3 wins & 3 nominations | full awards » Jump to Related Articles Photos Cast & Crew 8Awards Synopsis Cast Toshiro Mifune ... Tajomaru--the Bandit Actor Masayuki Mori ... Takehiro--the Samurai Actor Machiko Kyo ... Masago--Takehiro's Wife Actor Takashi Shimura ... Woodcutter Actor Minoru Chiaki ... Priest Actor Kichijiro Ueda ... Commoner Actor Daisuke Kato ... Police Agent Actor Fumiko Homma ... Medium Actor Full Cast & Crew Director Akira Kurosawa Director Full Cast & Crew Writers Shinobu Hashimoto Screenplay Akira Kurosawa Screenplay Full Cast & Crew Company Daiei Company Production Company Janus Films Production Company Full Cast & Crew Synopsis A tale of rape and murder in 12th-century Kyoto.