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History Drama 19892h 15mOn: Not Available Country: Japan

Late in the 1500s, an aging tea master teaches the way of tea to a headstrong Shogun. Through force of will and courageous fighting, Hideyoshi becomes Japan's most powerful warlord, unifying the country. Rikyu, through the tea ceremony and floral arrangements, tempers his lord, helping Hideyoshi focus on a single flower or be in a simple room where the shape of a cup is of most importance. But other forces fuel Hideyoshi's ambitions: the Portuguese bring a globe and guns, and he believes he can conquer Korea and China. When Rikyu raises doubts about invading China, Hideyoshi demands an apology, and Rikyu himself must find courage in the way of tea.Rikyu featuring Rentaro Mikuni and Yoshiko Mita is not currently available to stream, rent, or buy but you can add it to your want to see list for updates. It's a drama and history movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (732 votes).

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Hiroshi Teshigahara


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#83,017 Ranked Movie

#1640 Ranked in History Movies

#33983 Ranked in Drama Movies

Rikyu has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (732 votes). The movie is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.

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