Dir. Akira Kurosawa (1962).
Kurosawa changed the face of world cinema with this jangly, sardonic East-West synthesis—his samurai version of Dashiell Hammett’s Red Harvest provided Sergio Leone with the template for the spaghetti western.
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This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on April 13, 2011