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A friend of mine posted this birthday wish for me Toshiro Mifune is

A friend of mine posted this birthday wish for me Toshiro Mifune is


A friend of mine posted this birthday wish for me! Toshiro Mifune is awesome! I love it!

Rashomon From Left: Toshiro Mifune Machiko Kyo 1950 Photo Print (8 x 10)

Gabu Wing Chun Campfire

Toshiro Mifune at his dapperest - Imgur


"Marry me.

Toshiro Mifune faces the grim reality of battle with his enemy, the lone American on

Akira Kurosawa and Toshiro Mifune (Venice, 1960)

Akira Kurosawa & Toshirô Mifune on the set of Yojimbo(1961)

The magnetic Toshiro Mifune

Mifune: The Last Samurai is a documentary detailing the life of legendary actor Toshiro Mifune.

Toshiro Mifune in "Rashomon"

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Sanjuro - Toshiro Mifune by ~nienor on deviantART

This is my favorite picture of him, looking awesome in suits with Toshiro Mifune. ...

Toshirô Mifune

Earlier this month, the Morlocks participated in a blogathon in which we explored the films of Toshiro Mifune, the legendary Japanese movie star who was ...

Excuse me, Siren, but Anton Chekhov was born on Jan. 29.: That's the New Calendar. In this one instance, the Siren goes by the Old Style Calendar and ...

What he has that the Siren wants: Political courage. What we share: Patriotism.

In Kurosawa's Hamlet-like story of corporate scandal in post-war Japan, seemingly mild mannered Nishi (a button-down Mifune in glasses) uses his position at ...

Actress, film director, producer, and occasional singer. Hawn is known for her roles in Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In. A comedy television program which ran ...

What he has that the Siren wants: Well, the Siren didn't choose this photo for the way Garbo looks. And she loves Garbo.

Toshiro Mifune

In honor of the new A STAR IS BORN: a monologue by @mjf1066 on

... there are those other kings of cool swaggering through cinema -- Robert Mitchum, Steve McQueen, Alain Delon, Humphrey Bogart, Toshiro Mifune, ...

Love, I have been under increasing pressure to make a false allegation.

"1941": An Appreciation and Interview with Bob Gale

I blame Pedro Costa for my having missed Akira Kurosawa's 100th birthday. I had every intention of reviewing some of the great Japanese director's films for ...

The first will be answered in this post and the second in a later one. After that, I have high hopes of answering my next dear reader and hope for many more ...

Mere words fail me. The sequel, The Trip to Italy, arrives in select cities—like mine—this Friday. Grade: A-

... This photo is 100% pure Mifune.

Despite the striking resemblance to the author, I assure you it's David Doering

The drawer in the base holds all 6 films, and get this… there's room for two more. AWWWWW, they're thinking about the future! How sweet!

Robert Siegel has posted an in-depth essay about the film at the Blu-ray website here. Grand Prix was released on Blu-ray on May 24th and is available from ...

Will Vinton in a publicity photo taken around the time of his Claymation feature The Adventures of Mark Twain (1985).

What he has that the Siren wants: The hat's not bad. What we share: Sometimes a common birthday is just a common birthday.


What we share: The Siren has a scar, but as longtime readers may remember, it's on her nose.

Even though I rarely post about rap, I am a huge fan of the Wu-Tang Clan, and have been for more than 2 decades. I think that collectively, ...

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Toshiro Mifune as Sanjuro Kuwabatake/ The Samurai

August the plumber and Bart hatch a scheme.

The 400 Blows

Grandmaster James Faralli – Episode 224

A publicity still with Cameron Mitchell and James Cagney.

"All life was a theater and I wanted to put it up on a stage," he writes. "I wanted to set the world under a marquee that read: 'Jerry Weintraub Presents.'"

Popcorn (Blu-ray) by Rick Curzon (12th October 2018)

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Film Threat - Rashomon: Criterion Collection (blu-ray)


This little project started because I was a music snob.

One of the pleasures of historical research is visiting the locations where something significant happened, even or maybe especially when that signficance ...

*First heard in: Hook (1991)*The Lost Boys are the Jar Jar Binks of Hook, often pointed to as indicative of all that is wrong with the film, ...

"If that's your way of saying you won't be naming me best actor, I'm gonna get you for it! And what's more, I'm going to enjoy it, too!"


The August/September 2015 issue of Black Belt, on sale until September 20.

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A total and absolute failure, Zodiac Killers (1991) is not worth watching for any reason. I consider myself a hardcore Cherie Chung fan and even I want my ...

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Happy Birthday, Red Pill Junkie!

Akira Kurosawa was born on this day in 1910. Here he is with his camera crew on the set of his legendary classic, SEVEN SAMURAI (1954).

And then, in a development as crazy as anything seen in the film itself, the reputation of "1941" began to slowly improve. Much of this had to do with the ...


Before Jean first sends Charles heels over head, Sturges sets up a marvelous scene where she watches him in her pocket mirror, narrating his encounters with ...

When Cinecultist visited Seattle a few weeks ago, we bought two little souvenirs that really tickled our fancy. The first, a CD from KEXP to benefit that ...

But the most fun part of the whole experience? Shuriken (ninja star) throwing range. In a word… childhood dream come true! The very kind elderly Japanese ...

A nice long walk in the windy, rainy-but-not-yet-raining sixties. Color is leached out, and it is dark enough in this Sunday mid-afternoon, for lights to be ...

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In 1973 TV series Hawkins.

Review: “Anvil: The Story of Anvil” (2008)

The name E. G. Lutz should be familiar to you if you're at all acquainted with the early history of American animation. If it's not, turn to the indexes in ...

Carve it up, sista! Last night was the ...

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My "friends" at 20th Century-Fox subsequently enrolled me in the Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Fan Club. I received a membership card (shown at the start ...

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The next film in our Akira Kurosawa Online Film Club is Yasujiro Ozu's 1953 masterpiece Tokyo Story, a film often considered Ozu's best and one of the ...

The Sydney Morning Herald from Sydney, New South Wales on June 12, 1982 · Page 16

'Mifune is excellent as the wlidcard bandit, crazed and disturbed, he is the dark centre around which everything seems to pivot'

He almost didn't get there; Red Beard put an end to his relationship with Toshiro Mifune, and left the director with ...

not long finished watching the delinquents from 1989 starring kylie minogue and charlie schlatter.

When our colleague and friend J. C. Lore was honored this spring by Rutgers Law as its Professor of the Year for the second year in a row, the news came as ...

Michiko Kyô soon became the closest thing Japanese cinema had to an international star after Toshiro Mifune, appearing in Teahouse of the August Moon (1956) ...

... Alex Kato-Willis the pianist and Master's student at USC and a violinist friend of his Kirsi Marja Alanen from Julliard staying. They are out at Ethical ...

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