A local Yakuza (Toshiro Mifune) can beat tuberculosis but only if he gives up his violent and self-destructive lifestyle. Part of The Secret Movie Club's 12 Months of Kurosawa series.
A bad day gets worse for young detective Murakami when a pickpocket steals his gun on a hot, crowded bus. Part of 12 Months of Kurosawa series.
Akira Kurosawa’s adaptation of Hamlet is a gripping parable/revenge story. Part of The Secret Movie Club's 12 Months of Kurosawa series.
The Secret Movie Club continues their 12 Months of Kurosawa series with SANJURO, a sequel to Kurosawa's YOJIMBO starring Toshiro Mifune.
In Akira Kurosawa's epic and existential samurai/Noh theater rendition of Shakespeare's "King Lear," a once-merciless and bloodthirsty Lord Hidetora leaves his kingdom to his three sons. Part of Secret Movie Club's 12 Months of Kurosawa series.