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By Stephen Prince, Donald Richie

The writer of such undying masterpieces as Rashomon, Ikiru, Seven Samurai, Yojimbo and excessive & Low, Akira Kurosawa is likely one of the so much influential and liked filmmakers who ever lived—and for lots of the best artist the medium has identified. Now, at the party of the centenary of his delivery, the Criterion assortment is proud to give this deluxe field set celebrating his wonderful profession. that includes twenty-five of the flicks he remodeled the process his fifty years in movies—from samurai epics to postwar noirs to Shakespeare adaptations—AK a hundred is the main whole set of his works ever published during this nation, and comprises 4 infrequent motion pictures that experience by no means been on hand on DVD.
The integrated booklet, 25 movies by way of Akira Kurosawa, is great. Awkwardly lengthy in measurement yet matches thoroughly within the linen-bound case. It's approximately ninety pages with an 'intro' entitled Kurosawa at a hundred - by means of Stephen Prince (The Warrior’s digital camera: The Cinema of Akira Kurosawa) - then 2 pages with pictures on all of the 25 movies with notes back through Stephen Prince completing with four pages by way of Donald Richie (The motion pictures of Akira Kurosawa) on 'Remembering Kurosawa'. It's an excellent hold sake and fascinating studying.

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