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The Challenge

Kay Francis, United States, 1982

112 min.Feature

Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title The Challenge
Danish title Dræbende sværd
Director Kay Francis
Screenplay Richard Maxwell, John Sayles, Ivan Moffatt
Director of Photography Kozo Okazaki
Editor Jack Wheeler
Sound Robert G. Henderson, Alan Robert Murray, John Glasscock, John T. Reitz, David E. Campbell, Joseph D. Citarella
Composer Jerry Goldsmith
Production designer Yoshiyuki Ishida
Appearances Scott Glenn, Toshiro Mifune, Donna Kei Benz, Atsuo Nakamura
Production country United States
Production companies CBS Theatrical Films
Domestic distribution Nordisk Film
Technical info Deluxe
Danish theatrical release 23.08.1982
Cinemas Tivoli Bio

Companies

Production companies CBS Theatrical Films
Domestic distribution Nordisk Film

Direction

Direction Kay Francis
Assistant director Hisao Nabeshima
Assistant director Miku Abe
Assistant director Masaichi Shivai
Assistant director Toshinori Hirayanagi
Assistant director Etsu Totoku

Script

Script Richard Maxwell
Script John Sayles
Script Ivan Moffatt

Production

Production Robert L. Rosen
Production Ron Beckman
Executive producer Lyle Poncher

Cinematography

Cinematography Kozo Okazaki
Cinematographer Michael A. Benson

Editing

Editing Jack Wheeler

Music

Music Jerry Goldsmith

Production design

Production design Yoshiyuki Ishida

Wardrobe

Wardrobe Etsuko Yagyu
Wardrobe Hiroshi Hamazaki
Wardrobe Masatoshi Utsumi

Sound

Sound Robert G. Henderson
Sound Alan Robert Murray
Sound John Glasscock
Sound John T. Reitz
Sound David E. Campbell
Sound Joseph D. Citarella

Special effects

Special effects Roger Hanson

Stunt

Stunt Ryu Kuze

Appearance

Appearance Scott Glenn
Appearance Toshiro Mifune
Appearance Donna Kei Benz
Appearance Atsuo Nakamura
Appearance Calvin Jung
Appearance Clyde Kusatsu
Appearance Sab Shimono
Appearance Kiyoaki Nagai
Appearance Kenta Fukasaku
Appearance Shogo Shimada
Appearance Yoshio Inaba
Appearance Seiji Miyaguchi
Appearance Miiko Taka
Appearance Akio Kameda
Appearance Hisashi Osaka
Appearance Yuko Okamoto
Appearance Taw Matsuda
Appearance Pat McNamara
Appearance Pamela Bowman
Appearance Roy Andrews
Appearance Henry Celis
Appearance Kazunaga Tsuji
Appearance Kusuo Kita
Appearance Naoto Fujita
Appearance Masao Hisanori
Appearance Ryuji Yamashita
Appearance Toshio Chiba
Appearance Minoru Sanada
Appearance Shigehiro Kino
Appearance Katsutoshi Nakayama
Appearance Masatoshi Ishikawa
Appearance Eriko Sugita
Appearance Munehisa Fujita
Appearance Sanaye Nakahara
Appearance Kanata Uyeno

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