The Daily Stream: Whether You Watch the Olympics or Not, ‘Ikiru’ Is Essential Viewing

The Daily Stream: Whether You Watch the Olympics or Not, ‘Ikiru’ Is Essential Viewing Posted on Saturday, July 24th, 2021 by Joshua Meyer (Welcome to The Daily Stream, an ongoing series in which the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching, why it’s worth checking out, and where you can stream it.) The Movie: Ikiru Where […]

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‘Yojimbo’ at 60: Akira Kurosawa’s Samurai Classic Still Packs a Masterful Punch

‘Yojimbo’ at 60: Akira Kurosawa’s Samurai Classic Still Packs a Masterful Punch Posted on Monday, April 26th, 2021 by Joshua Meyer Akira Kurosawa and Toshiro Mifune were twelve films deep in their legendary collaboration when they made Yojimbo, a straightforward samurai movie that somehow became an unqualified masterpiece with a far-reaching influence on Western cinema […]

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