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Akira Kurosawa Movie Corner

Drunken Angel
seventh movie

Akira Kurosawa poster 7
Released Date: 27 April 1948 
Running Time: 98 minutes 
Color: Black and White 
Screen Format :Standard 
Toshro Mifune, who makes his first 
appearance in a Kurosawa film, is given 
a supporting role for the intriguing 
facial expressions shown in his frrst 
movie appearance in "Gimiei No Hate" 
(directed by Senkichi Tahiguchi, Toho, 
1947). As the filming progressed, 
Mifune, with his swift reactions and 
fine sensibilities, allowed Kurosawa to 
surpass his original concept for the film. 
Kurosawa later described Mifune as an 
ideal actor to work with. Both director 
and actor, Iater to gain world-wide 
attention, encounter their destinies 
through this film.

Go to another Akira Kurosawa movie

1. Judo Saga
2. The Most Beautiful
3. Judo Saga II
4. They Who Step on the Tiger's Tail
5. No Regrets for Our Youth
6. One Wonderful Sunday
7. Drunken Angel
8. The Quiet Duel
9. Stray Dog
10. Scandal
11. Rashomon
12. The Idiot
13. To Live
14. Seven Samurai
15. I Live in Fear
16. Throne of Blood
17. The Lower Depths
18. The Hidden Fortress
19. Bad Man Sleep Well
20. Yojinbo
21. Sanjuro
22. High and Low
23. Red Beard
24. Dodesukaden
25. Dersu Uzala
26. Kagemusha
27. Ran
28. Dreams
29. Rhapsody in August
30. Madadayo
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