Kuroneko Cast, Box Office Collection, Budget, Storyline


This cinematic retelling of the venerable Japanese folktale A Cat’s Revenge is set in the 12th century. Two women are raped and killed by renegade samurai warriors. The victims come back to life as ghosts and seek revenge on the guilty criminals. Tempted by the promise of love, the samurai are lured to a secluded country house before being murdered by the throat ripping temptresses. A warrior assigned to destroy them happens to be the son of one of the dead women and the husband of the other.

Release date: Feb 24, 1968
Production Company: Criterion Collection
Box Office Collection:
Genre: Art House & International,Drama,Horror,Science Fiction & Fantasy

Kuroneko Caste and Crew
Director: Kaneto Shindô
writer: Kaneto Shindô
Kichiemon Nakamura,Nobuko Otowa,Kiwako Taichi,Kei Sato,Taiji Tonoyama,Rokko Toura,Hideo Kanze