YOJIMBO

1961 ***** 110 mins.

Akira Kurosawa's tale about a wayward samurai who plays both sides in a duelling village is both exciting and hilarious--a true masterpiece of cinema. Remade as the spaghetti western A Fistful of Dollars.
Original theatrical aspect ratio: 2.35:1 (TohoScope)
Not Rated.

Starring:
Toshiro Mifune + Eijiro Tono + Kamatari Fujiwara + Takashi Shimura + Seizaburo Kawazu + Isuzu Yamada + Hiroshi Tachikawa + Kyu Sazanka + Tatsuya Nakadai + Daisuke Kato + Ikio Sawamura + Ko Nichimura + Yoshio Tsuchiya + Yoko Tsukasa + Susumu Fujita

Screenplay by
Ryuzo Kikushima and Akira Kurosawa

Directed by
Akira Kurosawa


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