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"...Gut-stirring epics..."USA Today38.67599

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"Kurosawa reworks HAMLET as a tale of corporate skullduggery in '60s Tokyo." Uncut "Toshiro Mifune brings real edge to his role as the wronged son out to avenge his father..." Sight and Sound "BAD feels stunningly topical, it has a cool title, and Mifune boils brightly..." Entertainment Weekly "This is a great movie, brimming with heart-pounding tension..." Rolling Stone31.73895

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"...What really gives the film its impact is less the multi-layered narrative than the dynamic direction and powerhouse performance from Toshiro Mifune..."Sight and Sound "A look at RASHOMON's exquisite visuals makes it apparent that Sergio Leone's westerns were inspired by more than just Akira Kurosawa's plots."Premiere 5 stars out of 5 -- "[A] taut study of the subjectivity of truth....RASHOMON's intricate moves have been borrowed by a legion of Hollywood imitators, from THE USUAL SUSPECTS to VANTAGE POINT."Empire 4 stars out of 5 -- "Audiences were captivated by the lyrical beauty of Kurosawa's direction and the dynamic power of his editing, zipping the narrative along with hard-edged horizontal wipes."Total Film "The wonder of RASHOMON is that while the shadowplay of truth and memory is going on, we are absorbed by what we trust is an unfolding story."Chicago Sun-Times "Japanese filmmaker Akira Kurosawa's 1950 RASHOMON has had such a profound cultural influence that there is even a psychosociological phenomenon named after it."Washington Post31.41969

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"...What really gives the film its impact is less the multi-layered narrative than the dynamic direction and powerhouse performance from Toshiro Mifune..."Sight and Sound "A look at RASHOMON's exquisite visuals makes it apparent that Sergio Leone's westerns were inspired by more than just Akira Kurosawa's plots."Premiere 5 stars out of 5 -- "[A] taut study of the subjectivity of truth....RASHOMON's intricate moves have been borrowed by a legion of Hollywood imitators, from THE USUAL SUSPECTS to VANTAGE POINT."Empire 4 stars out of 5 -- "Audiences were captivated by the lyrical beauty of Kurosawa's direction and the dynamic power of his editing, zipping the narrative along with hard-edged horizontal wipes."Total Film "The wonder of RASHOMON is that while the shadowplay of truth and memory is going on, we are absorbed by what we trust is an unfolding story."Chicago Sun-Times "Japanese filmmaker Akira Kurosawa's 1950 RASHOMON has had such a profound cultural influence that there is even a psychosociological phenomenon named after it."Washington Post31.41969

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"This Dostoevsky adaptation is as close as Kurosawa came to making a full-blown melodrama." Sight and Sound30.9408

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"...Probably the most influential action movie made....[The film] cemented Akira Kurosawa's rep as one of cinema's all-time greats..."Total Film30.9408

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"One of the most unusual war films ever made....The stark, linear narrative is driven by two intensely psychological portraits from Mifune and Marvin..." Uncut30.9408

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"...[The film] blends intimate characterisation with vast vistas....The CinemaScope cinematography lends sweep..."Total Film30.9408

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"[With] superb tension-racheting sequences..."Uncut "Kurosawa expertly balances cop-thriller elements with quieter, more personal moments."Sight and Sound "[A]n epic doozy....Witness its many intricately timed sequences..." -- Grade: A-Entertainment Weekly30.9408

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"...Witty and surprisingly reflective....The result is a good little action picture with plenty of smarts and a nonchalant air..." Los Angeles Times "...Akira Kurosawa's THE SEVEN SAMURAI is not only a great film in its own right, but the source of a genre that would flow through the rest of the century..." Chicago Sun-Times "...THE SEVEN SAMURAI is still a movie that matters..." USA Today "...[A] forceful action movie, perhaps most startling because its heroes never lose sight of their honor and humanity..." Premiere "[S]till one of the most stirring adventure stories in the movies..."New York Times 4 stars out of 4 -- "[A]n adventure film with a complex emotional core -- that Hollywood has been imitating for years."Rolling Stone30.9408

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"...Witty and surprisingly reflective....The result is a good little action picture with plenty of smarts and a nonchalant air..." Los Angeles Times "...Akira Kurosawa's THE SEVEN SAMURAI is not only a great film in its own right, but the source of a genre that would flow through the rest of the century..." Chicago Sun-Times "...THE SEVEN SAMURAI is still a movie that matters..." USA Today "...[A] forceful action movie, perhaps most startling because its heroes never lose sight of their honor and humanity..." Premiere "[S]till one of the most stirring adventure stories in the movies..."New York Times 4 stars out of 4 -- "[A]n adventure film with a complex emotional core -- that Hollywood has been imitating for years."Rolling Stone30.9408

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"...Meticulous and perfectionist as ever, Kurosawa had an entire small town constructed for the film..."Sight and Sound "[B]eguiling..." Uncut30.9408

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"...There's no lack of stunningly choreographed action scenes....[With a] final, breathtaking showdown..." Sight and Sound "...SANJURO exhibits all of Kurosawa's formal beauty while parodying the conventions of the Japanese action film..." Total Film "The climactic duel shows the great Japanese director at his controlled, no-frills best." Uncut30.9408

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"With ravishing black-and-white cinematography and an austere formality in the direction..."Uncut "THE LIFE OF OHARU was the film that gave the Japanese helmer a belated international reputation."Total Film "[A] heartbreaking tale of a 17th-century courtesan....It has enormous emotional impact..."Sight and Sound30.9408

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"With ravishing black-and-white cinematography and an austere formality in the direction..."Uncut "THE LIFE OF OHARU was the film that gave the Japanese helmer a belated international reputation."Total Film "[A] heartbreaking tale of a 17th-century courtesan....It has enormous emotional impact..."Sight and Sound30.9408

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"...One of the truest presentations of Shakespeare's tragedy..."Los Angeles Times "...Kurosawa's visual daring is sustained to the very end....This stands as one of the most successful translations of Shakespeare to film..."Sight and Sound30.9408

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"...[The film] blends intimate characterisation with vast vistas....The CinemaScope cinematography lends sweep..."Total Film30.9408

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3.5 stars out of 4 -- "Containing the most exciting racing footage committed to a major motion picture, John Frankenheimer's GRAND PRIX strap you and its international cast into the driver's seat for a furious, adrenaline-fueled Cinerama experience."Premiere 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he on-track stuff, as you'd expect from John Frankenheimer, is petrolhead heaven."Total Film0.3289253

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3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he on-track stuff, as you'd expect from John Frankenheimer, is petrolhead heaven."Total Film 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "Containing the most exciting racing footage committed to a major motion picture, John Frankenheimer's GRAND PRIX strap you and its international cast into the driver's seat for a furious, adrenaline-fueled Cinerama experience."Premiere0.3289253

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3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he on-track stuff, as you'd expect from John Frankenheimer, is petrolhead heaven."Total Film 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "Containing the most exciting racing footage committed to a major motion picture, John Frankenheimer's GRAND PRIX strap you and its international cast into the driver's seat for a furious, adrenaline-fueled Cinerama experience."Premiere "Formula 1 in all its glory. Nothing before or since can match the spectacle of John Frankenheimer's race-car epic..."Wall Street Journal0.3289253

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"This quartet of action movies unfolds like an origami kaleidoscope." Entertainment Weekly "Genre-savant Kihachi Okamoto's KILL! reworks the source material for Kurosawa's SANJURO as spit-black satire, with genre-superstar Tatsuya Nakadai staining the screen..." Film Comment "The four films in the REBEL SAMURAI set reflect a growing dissatisfaction with established power structures and a greater emphasis on personal freedom." New York Times0.2631402

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