Dir. Akira Kurosawa (1949).
Toshiro Mifune plays a Tokyo detective whose gun is stolen in this postwar Akira Kurosawa film—one of the first to modify a Hollywood genre with Japanese specifics.
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This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on May 25, 2011