The Most Beautiful
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Defining the Most Beautiful: Women in the Films of Kurosawa, 1940-1970 | 18 Oct 2010 // 5:00 PM

Kurosawa walked a fine line in his treatment and portrayal of women in his films, and he didn’t always walk it without stumbling.

Kurosawa 101: Day One, 1943-1945 | 10 Oct 2010 // 5:00 PM

Over the next two weeks we will provide a brief introduction to every one of the films that Akira Kurosawa directed, from the obscure to the most celebrated, from Scandal and The Most Beautiful to Seven Samurai and Ran.

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'Five Came Back' Is an Unusual and Seminal Suspenser

// Short Ends and Leader

"This film feels like a template for subsequent multi-character airplane-disaster and crash projects, all the way down to Lost.

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