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Dec 01 2019

Akahige

DVD - 2002
"One short but very effective fight scene, starring (who else?) Toshiro Mifune. I keep remembering the stories of the patients long after the film is done. Masterful storytelling. Satisfying conclusion." Permalink
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Akahige

DVD - 2002
"One short but very effective fight scene, starring (who else?) Toshiro Mifune. I keep remembering the stories of the patients long after the film is done. Masterful storytelling. Satisfying conclusion." Permalink
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Ron@Ottawa
Dec 01 2019

Akahige

DVD - 2002
"The is the last B/W film by director Kurosawa. At 3 hours long, it is very slow in some places, especially at the beginning before several sub-plots emerge. It is a film about human kindness, wickedness, and poverty-induced misery. A young, arr..." Permalink
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byoneoka
Dec 01 2019

Akahige

DVD - 2002
"This is perhaps Kurosawa's most mature humanist film [the second would be Ikiru]. We see how a selfish man grows thru struggles with harsh realities of caring for the poor. A masterpiece." Permalink
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akirakato
Dec 01 2019

Red Beard

DVD - 2002
"This is a 1965 Japanese period drama directed by Akira Kurosawa about the relationship between a town doctor and his new trainee, based on Shūgorō Yamamoto's short story collection: "Akahige shinryōtan (赤ひげ診療譚)." Trained in a Dutch medi..." Permalink
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