Yojimbo (1961)

Unrated  |   |  Action, Drama, Thriller


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A crafty ronin comes to a town divided by two criminal gangs and decides to play them against each other to free the town.


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Akira Kurosawa asked his sound engineer Ichirô Minawa to come up with a sound effect to be used when a sword is cutting, and killing, someone. After testing out slicing a sword into beef and pork, he finally found the perfect sample--putting two wooden chopsticks inside a raw... ...


Quotes

Farmer: Wait, son.
Traveler: Let me go, father. It's my chance.


Goofs

The wire used to pull the Yakuza's cut kimono off can be seen as he gets up from the ground.

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Genres

Action | Drama | Thriller

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