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Seven Samurai | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 95%  Seven Samurai  207 min,  [Adventure, Drama]  [Akira Kurosawa]  [19 Nov 1956]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, Metacritic 98/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 5 wins & 6 nominations.
Actors:  Keiko Tsushima, Takashi Shimura, Toshirô Mifune, Yukiko Shimazaki
Plot:  A poor village under attack by bandits recruits seven unemployed samurai to help them defend themselves.
Writer:  Akira Kurosawa (screenplay), Shinobu Hashimoto (screenplay), Hideo Oguni (screenplay)
Language:  Japanese    Country:  Japan    More Info:  IMDB
Samurai Rebellion | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 92%  Samurai Rebellion  128 min,  [Drama]  [Masaki Kobayashi]  [01 Dec 1967]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  6 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Gô Katô, Tatsuyoshi Ehara, Toshirô Mifune, Yôko Tsukasa
Plot:  The mother of a feudal lord's only heir is kidnapped away from her husband by the lord. The husband and his samurai father must decide whether to accept the unjust decision, or risk death to get her back.
Writer:  Shinobu Hashimoto, Yasuhiko Takiguchi (novel)
Language:  Japanese    Country:  Japan    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Rashomon | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 91%  Rashomon  88 min,  [Crime, Drama, Mystery]  [Akira Kurosawa]  [26 Dec 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 9 wins & 4 nominations.
Actors:  Machiko Kyô, Masayuki Mori, Takashi Shimura, Toshirô Mifune
Plot:  A heinous crime and its aftermath are recalled from differing points of view.
Writer:  Ryûnosuke Akutagawa (stories), Akira Kurosawa (screenplay), Shinobu Hashimoto (screenplay)
Language:  Japanese    Country:  Japan    More Info:  IMDB
The Life of Oharu | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 91%  The Life of Oharu  133 min,  [Drama]  [Kenji Mizoguchi]  [20 Apr 1964]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Ichirô Sugai, Kinuyo Tanaka, Toshirô Mifune, Tsukie Matsuura
Plot:  Follows a woman's fight and survival amid the vicissitudes of life and the cruelty of the society.
Writer:  Saikaku Ihara (novel), Kenji Mizoguchi, Yoshikata Yoda
Language:  Japanese    Country:  Japan    More Info:  IMDB
The Bad Sleep Well | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 90%  The Bad Sleep Well  151 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Thriller]  [Akira Kurosawa]  [22 Jan 1963]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  3 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Kyôko Kagawa, Masayuki Mori, Tatsuya Mihashi, Toshirô Mifune
Plot:  A vengeful young man marries the daughter of a corrupt industrialist in order to seek justice for his father's suicide.
Writer:  Hideo Oguni, Eijirô Hisaita, Akira Kurosawa, Ryûzô Kikushima, Shinobu Hashimoto
Language:  Japanese    Country:  Japan    More Info:  IMDB
The Hidden Fortress | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 90%  The Hidden Fortress  126 min,  [Adventure, Drama]  [Akira Kurosawa]  [06 Oct 1960]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  4 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Kamatari Fujiwara, Minoru Chiaki, Misa Uehara, Susumu Fujita, Toshirô Mifune
Plot:  Lured by gold, two greedy peasants escort a man and woman across enemy lines. However, they do not realize that their companions are actually a princess and her general.
Writer:  Ryûzô Kikushima, Hideo Oguni, Shinobu Hashimoto, Akira Kurosawa
Language:  Japanese    Country:  Japan    More Info:  IMDB
Yojimbo | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 90%  Yojimbo  110 min,  [Action, Drama, Thriller]  [Akira Kurosawa]  [13 Sep 1961]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 97%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Eijirô Tôno, Isuzu Yamada, Tatsuya Nakadai, Toshirô Mifune, Yôko Tsukasa
Plot:  A crafty ronin comes to a town divided by two criminal gangs and decides to play them against each other to free the town.
Writer:  Akira Kurosawa (story), Akira Kurosawa (screenplay), Ryûzô Kikushima (screenplay)
Language:  Japanese    Country:  Japan    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Drunken Angel | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  Drunken Angel  102 min,  UNRATED,  [Crime, Drama, Romance]  [Akira Kurosawa]  [30 Dec 1959]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  4 wins.
Actors:  Michiyo Kogure, Reizaburô Yamamoto, Takashi Shimura, Toshirô Mifune
Plot:  A drunken doctor with a hot temper and a violence-prone gangster with tuberculosis form a quicksilver bond.
Writer:  Keinosuke Uekusa, Akira Kurosawa
Language:  Japanese    Country:  Japan    More Info:  IMDB
High and Low | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  High and Low  143 min,  [Crime, Drama, Mystery]  [Akira Kurosawa]  [26 Nov 1963]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 94%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 3 wins & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Kyôko Kagawa, Tatsuya Mihashi, Tatsuya Nakadai, Toshirô Mifune, Yutaka Sada
Plot:  An executive of a shoe company becomes a victim of extortion when his chauffeur's son is kidnapped and held for ransom.
Writer:  Hideo Oguni (screenplay), Ryûzô Kikushima (screenplay), Eijirô Hisaita (screenplay), Akira Kurosawa (screenplay), Evan Hunter (novel)
Language:  Japanese    Country:  Japan    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Throne of Blood | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  Throne of Blood  110 min,  [Drama]  [Akira Kurosawa]  [22 Nov 1961]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 98%, External Reviews
Awards:  3 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Akira Kubo, Isuzu Yamada, Minoru Chiaki, Takashi Shimura, Toshirô Mifune
Plot:  A war-hardened general, egged on by his ambitious wife, works to fulfill a prophecy that he would become lord of Spider's Web Castle.
Writer:  Hideo Oguni (screenplay), Shinobu Hashimoto (screenplay), Ryûzô Kikushima (screenplay), Akira Kurosawa (screenplay)
Language:  Japanese    Country:  Japan    More Info:  IMDB
Stray Dog | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  Stray Dog  122 min,  [Crime, Drama, Mystery]  [Akira Kurosawa]  [31 Aug 1963]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 95%, External Reviews
Awards:  4 wins.
Actors:  Eiko Miyoshi, Keiko Awaji, Takashi Shimura, Toshirô Mifune
Plot:  During a sweltering summer, a rookie homicide detective tries to track down his stolen Colt pistol.
Writer:  Ryûzô Kikushima, Akira Kurosawa
Language:  Japanese    Country:  Japan    More Info:  IMDB
Grand Prix | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  Grand Prix  176 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Sport]  [John Frankenheimer]  [21 Dec 1966]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 3 Oscars. Another 4 nominations.
Actors:  Eva Marie Saint, James Garner, Toshirô Mifune, Yves Montand
Plot:  American Grand Prix driver Pete Aron is fired by his Jordan-BRM racing team after a crash at Monaco that injures his British teammate, Scott Stoddard. While Stoddard struggles to recover, ...
Writer:  Robert Alan Aurthur (screen story), Robert Alan Aurthur (screenplay)
Language:  English, French, Italian, Japanese    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Red Beard | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  Red Beard  185 min,  [Drama]  [Akira Kurosawa]  [19 Dec 1968]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 77%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 10 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Reiko Dan, Toshirô Mifune, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Yûzô Kayama
Plot:  In 19th century Japan, a rough tempered yet charitable town doctor trains a young intern.
Writer:  Masato Ide (screenplay), Hideo Oguni (screenplay), Ryûzô Kikushima (screenplay), Akira Kurosawa (screenplay), Shûgorô Yamamoto (short story collection "Akahige shinryô tan")
Language:  Japanese    Country:  Japan    More Info:  IMDB
Scandal | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  Scandal  105 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [Akira Kurosawa]  [17 Jul 1964]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 86%, External Reviews
Actors:  Noriko Sengoku, Shirley Yamaguchi, Toshirô Mifune, Yôko Katsuragi
Plot:  A celebrity photograph sparks a court case as a tabloid magazine spins a scandalous yarn over a painter and a famous singer.
Writer:  Ryûzô Kikushima, Akira Kurosawa
Language:  Japanese, English    Country:  Japan    More Info:  IMDB
Samurai III: Duel at Ganryu Island | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  Samurai III: Duel at Ganryu Island  105 min,  [Action, Adventure, Biography]  [Hiroshi Inagaki]  [01 Nov 1967]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Kaoru Yachigusa, Kôji Tsuruta, Mariko Okada, Michiko Saga, Toshirô Mifune
Plot:  Musashi Miyamoto is challenged to a duel by a confident swordsman Sasaki Kojiro. He agrees to fight him in a year's time.
Writer:  Hideji Hôjô (play), Hiroshi Inagaki, Tokuhei Wakao, Eiji Yoshikawa (novel)
Language:  Japanese    Country:  Japan    More Info:  IMDB
The Lower Depths | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  The Lower Depths  137 min,  [Drama]  [Akira Kurosawa]  [01 Oct 1957]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Awards:  5 wins.
Actors:  Ganjirô Nakamura, Isuzu Yamada, Kyôko Kagawa, Toshirô Mifune
Plot:  In a Japanese slum, various residents play out their lives, dreaming of better things or settling for their lot. Among them is a man who pines for a young woman but is stymied by her deceptive family.
Writer:  Maxim Gorky (play), Akira Kurosawa, Hideo Oguni
Language:  Japanese    Country:  Japan    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Rickshaw Man | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  The Rickshaw Man  103 min,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Hiroshi Inagaki]  [03 May 1960]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Chishû Ryû, Hideko Takamine, Hiroshi Akutagawa, Toshirô Mifune
Plot:  A poor rickshaw driver finds himself taking care of a young woman and her son after the woman's husband dies suddenly.
Writer:  Hiroshi Inagaki, Mansaku Itami, Shunsaku Iwashita (story)
Language:  Japanese    Country:  Japan    More Info:  IMDB
The Idiot | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  The Idiot  166 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [Akira Kurosawa]  [30 Apr 1963]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 78%, External Reviews
Actors:  Masayuki Mori, Setsuko Hara, Toshirô Mifune, Yoshiko Kuga
Plot:  A Japanese veteran, driven partially mad from the war, travels to the snowy island of Kameda where he soon enters a love triangle with his best friend and a disgraced woman.
Writer:  Fyodor Dostoevsky (novel), Eijirô Hisaita, Akira Kurosawa
Language:  Japanese    Country:  Japan    More Info:  IMDB
Samurai I: Musashi Miyamoto | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  Samurai I: Musashi Miyamoto  93 min,  [Action, Adventure, Biography]  [Hiroshi Inagaki]  [18 Nov 1955]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Kaoru Yachigusa, Kurôemon Onoe, Mariko Okada, Rentarô Mikuni, Toshirô Mifune
Plot:  Depicts the early life of the legendary warrior Musashi Miyamoto; his years as an aspiring warrior, an outlaw and finally a true samurai.
Writer:  Hideji Hôjô (play), Hiroshi Inagaki, Tokuhei Wakao, Eiji Yoshikawa (novel)
Language:  Japanese    Country:  Japan    More Info:  IMDB
The Quiet Duel | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  The Quiet Duel  95 min,  [Drama]  [Akira Kurosawa]  [30 Nov 1979]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Kenjirô Uemura, Miki Sanjô, Takashi Shimura, Toshirô Mifune
Plot:  A surgeon gets syphilis from a patient when he cuts himself during an operation. The doctor's life is destroyed, but unlike the patient, he doesn't destroy others along with him.
Writer:  Kazuo Kikuta (play), Akira Kurosawa, Senkichi Taniguchi
Language:  Japanese    Country:  Japan    More Info:  IMDB
Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple  104 min,  [Action, Adventure, Biography]  [Hiroshi Inagaki]  [20 Oct 1967]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Kaoru Yachigusa, Kôji Tsuruta, Mariko Okada, Toshirô Mifune
Plot:  Musashi Miyamoto returns to Kyoto after years of absence. After a series of fights against the Yoshioka School, he challenges its master to a duel.
Writer:  Hideji Hôjô (play), Hiroshi Inagaki, Tokuhei Wakao, Eiji Yoshikawa (novel)
Language:  Japanese    Country:  Japan    More Info:  IMDB
I Live in Fear | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  I Live in Fear  103 min,  [Drama]  [Akira Kurosawa]  [25 Jan 1967]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 70%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Eiko Miyoshi, Minoru Chiaki, Takashi Shimura, Toshirô Mifune
Plot:  An aging, industrialist Japanese man becomes so fearful of nuclear war that it begins to take a toll on his life and family.
Writer:  Shinobu Hashimoto, Fumio Hayasaka (story), Akira Kurosawa (story), Hideo Oguni
Language:  Japanese    Country:  Japan    More Info:  IMDB
Snow Trail | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  Snow Trail  89 min,  [Action, Crime, Drama]  [Senkichi Taniguchi]  [05 Aug 1947]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Akitake Kôno, Takashi Shimura, Toshirô Mifune, Yoshio Kosugi
Plot:  Three bank robbers, Eijima, Nojiri, and Takasugi, flee the police and escape into the mountains. At an inn high in the Japanese Alps, Eijima and Nojiri encounter a young woman and her ...
Writer:  Akira Kurosawa
Language:  Japanese    Country:  Japan    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Hell in the Pacific | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Hell in the Pacific  103 min,  G,  [Adventure, War]  [John Boorman]  [18 Dec 1968]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 67%, External Reviews
Actors:  Lee Marvin, Toshirô Mifune
Plot:  During World War II, an American pilot and a marooned Japanese navy captain are deserted on a small uninhabited island in the Pacific Ocean. There, they must cease their hostility and cooperate if they want to survive, but will they?
Writer:  Alexander Jacobs (screenplay), Eric Bercovici (screenplay), Reuben Bercovitch (story)
Language:  English, Japanese    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Shinsengumi: Assassins of Honor | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Shinsengumi: Assassins of Honor  122 min,  [Action, Adventure, Drama]  [Tadashi Sawashima]  [15 Apr 1970]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Keiju Kobayashi, Kin'ya Kitaôji, Rentarô Mikuni, Toshirô Mifune
Plot:  Feudal Japan. Kamo Serizawa and Isami Kondo turn a collection of student fencers into a band of assassins known as the Shinsen Group, devoted to the Tokugawa shogunate and to an elegant ...
Writer:  Takeo Matsuura
Language:  Japanese    Country:  Japan    More Info:  IMDB
Red Sun | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Red Sun  112 min,  PG,  [Action, Western]  [Terence Young]  [09 Jun 1972]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alain Delon, Charles Bronson, Toshirô Mifune, Ursula Andress
Plot:  In 1870, a gang robs a train and steals a ceremonial Japanese sword meant as a gift from Japan to the U.S. President, prompting a man hunt to retrieve it.
Writer:  Laird Koenig (story), Denne Bart Petitclerc (adaptation), William Roberts (adaptation), Lawrence Roman (adaptation), Gerald Devriès (dialogue)
Language:  English, Spanish, Japanese    Country:  France, Italy, Spain    More Info:  IMDB
The Bushido Blade | Movie Details for Actor Toshirô Mifune | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 54%  The Bushido Blade  104 min,  R,  [Action, Drama, History]  [Tsugunobu Kotani]  [N/A]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Mike Starr, Richard Boone, Timothy Patrick Murphy, Toshirô Mifune
Plot:  A steel samurai blade that was to be given to the American ambassador by the Emperor of Japan is stolen. American sailors and Japanese samurai are sent to find it.
Writer:  William Overgard (screenplay)
Language:  English, Japanese    Country:  USA, UK    More Info:  IMDB

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