R | | Adventure, Drama, History
In the 17th century, two Portuguese Jesuit priests travel to Japan in an attempt to locate their mentor, who is rumored to have committed apostasy, and to propagate Catholicism.
The story is based on historical facts, but while keeping the character name of the hero's mentor Father Ferreira, who was an actual historical figure, author Shusaku Endo changed the nationality of hero, who historically was an Italian called ... ...
The price for your glory is their suffering!
When Rodrigues, Garupe and Kichijuro first arrive in Japan, they swim to shore. However in the next shot as they walk through the cave on the shore, they are completely dry.
For the Japanese Christians and their pastors Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam
English, Japanese, Latin
$130,880 (USA) (23 December 2016)
$7,079,191 (USA) (17 February 2017)
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