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Akira Kurosawa Box Set Headed for Blu-ray

The Akira Kurosawa Blu-ray Box (Limited Edition) has been annouced for release in Japan on February 6th 2008, and it will feature four of the acclaimed director’s films, including Rashomon, Ran, Madadayo, and The Quiet Duel (Shizukanaru Ketto).

Known technical specs as of today for the four-disc set, includes 1080p video and a mono PCM Japanese soundtrack. While no English subtitles have been announced, this limited edition set will ship with a special booklet.