Akira Kurosawa - 6 chefs-d'oeuvre [Coffret Collector]. I liked this movie and the way it was constructed.The idea of looking at all the protagonists perspectives was well executed. Cette fonction d'achat continuera à charger des articles lorsque la touche Entrée est enfoncée. Après avoir consulté un produit, regardez ici pour revenir simplement sur les pages qui vous intéressent. Directed by Akira Kurosawa • 1963 • Japan Starring Toshiro Mifune, Kyoko Kagawa, Tatsuya Mihashi Toshiro Mifune is unforgettable as Kingo Gondo, a wealthy industrialist whose family becomes the target of a cold-blooded kidnapper in HIGH AND LOW (TENGOKU TO JIGOKU), the highly influential domestic drama and police procedural from director Akira Kurosawa. The first serious phase of Kurosawa’s career came during the postwar era, with Drunken Angel and Stray Dog, gritty dramas about people on the margins of society that featured the first notable appearances by Toshiro Mifune, the director’s longtime leading man. His best-known films remain his samurai epics Seven Samurai and Yojimbo, but his intimate dramas, such as Ikiru and High and Low, are just as searing. Commenté au Royaume-Uni le 19 septembre 2011. Arguably the most celebrated Japanese filmmaker of all time, Akira Kurosawa had a career that spanned from the Second World War to the early nineties and that stands as a monument of artistic, entertainment, and personal achievement. This audio commentary recorded in 2008 features film historian Stephen Prince, author of “The Warrior’s Camera: The Cinema of Akira Kurosawa” and professor of film studies at Virginia Tech. Adapting Ed McBain's detective novel King's Ransom, Kurosawa moves effortlessly from compelling race-against-time thriller to exacting social commentary, creating a diabolical treatise on contemporary Japanese society. Pour calculer l'évaluation globale en nombre d'étoiles et la répartition en pourcentage par étoile, nous n'utilisons pas une moyenne simple. Désolé, un problème s'est produit lors de l'enregistrement de vos préférences en matière de cookies. Toshiro Mifune is unforgettable as Kingo Gondo, a wealthy industrialist whose family becomes the target of a cold-blooded kidnapper in High and Low (Tengoku to jigoku), the highly influential domestic drama and police procedural from director Akira Kurosawa. Akira Kurosawa. Just as surely as High and Low is ridden with reflections of the self, Kurosawa no doubt sought to answer that innate question which had been so important to him since the post-war years. © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. ou ses filiales. And that is, “why can’t people be happier together?” (Richie 1996:243). Kurosawa would subsequently gain international fame with Rashomon, a breakthrough in nonlinear narrative and sumptuous visuals. Merci d’essayer à nouveau. Veuillez réessayer. Vos articles vus récemment et vos recommandations en vedette. Retrouvez infos & avis sur une large sélection de DVD & Blu-ray neufs ou d'occasion. Mifune plays out of type as a hard ambitious businessman who sees all of his dreams collapsing before him. Canadian actor and filmmaker Connor Jessup’s third short film, Lira’s Forest, is an official selection at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival. Get info about new releases, essays and interviews on the Current, Top 10 lists, and sales. An actor of extraordinary physical presence and kinetic energy, Toshiro Mifune was the most widely recognized and transformative superstar in postwar Japanese cinema. Early Kurosawa - sensitive gripping human drama , beautifully filmed and acted. celebrates the Hollywood classics, cult pleasures, and art-house masterpieces that inspire her, pairing movies that resonate with each other in style and theme. Theatrical trailers from Japan and the U.S. PLUS: An essay by critic Geoffrey O’Brien and (Blu-ray only) an on-set account by Japanese film-scholar Donald Richie. High and Low (天国と地獄, Tengoku to Jigoku, literally "Heaven and Hell") is a 1963 police procedural crime film directed by Akira Kurosawa, starring Toshiro Mifune, Tatsuya Nakadai and Kyōko Kagawa.The film is loosely based on the 1959 novel King's Ransom by Ed McBain. Toshiro Mifune is unforgettable as Kingo Gondo, a wealthy industrialist whose family becomes the target of a cold-blooded kidnapper in HIGH AND LOW (TENGOKU TO JIGOKU), the highly influential domestic drama and police procedural from director Akira Kurosawa. For her list of favorite Criterion titles, the director of Girlfight and Destroyer celebrates the Hollywood classics, cult pleasures, and art-house masterpieces that inspire her, pairing movies that resonate with each other in style and theme. Livraison gratuite (voir cond.). Wow...one of the most compelling, exciting crime films I've seen in a long time. Les membres Amazon Prime profitent de la livraison accélérée gratuite sur des millions d’articles, d’un accès à des milliers de films et séries sur Prime Video, et de nombreux autres avantages. In this rare interview, actor Toshiro Mifune shares stories about his life and acting career with popular Japanese TV talk-show host Tetsuko Kuroyanagi. The interview was recorded in 1981 for her show “Tetsuko no heya” (Tetsuko’s Room). Commenté au Royaume-Uni le 18 février 2016.