Yojimbo (1961)

Director
Akira Kurosawa

Main cast
Toshir? Mifune; Tatsuya Nakadai; Yôko Tsukasa; Isuzu Yamada; Daisuke Katô

Genres
Action, Drama, Thriller

Description
The incomparable Toshiro Mifune stars in Akira Kurosawa’s visually stunning and darkly comic Yojimbo. To rid a terror-stricken village of corruption, wily masterless samurai Sanjuro turns a range war between two evil clans to his own advantage. Remade twice, by Sergio Leone and Walter Hill, this exhilarating genre-twister remains one of the most influential and entertaining films of all time.


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