Rashomon (1950 – Free Download) Japanese DVD-RIP

88 Min. | Crime, Drama, Mystery | August 1950

IMDB Rating: 8.3

Director: Akira Kurosawa

Starring: Toshirô Mifune, Machiko Kyô, Masayuki Mori

Rashomon Review

“Rashomon” was Akira Kurosawa’s first national hit and even gained an Oscar for Best Foreign Film, but almost sixty years later it still hasn’t lost any of its impact. It is widely revered as one of the most influential films of all-time, but unlike some other movies, it is not a film that feels dated. The revolutionary methods of Kurosawa are still effective and on-par with the cinema of today – this isn’t a movie where you say, “yeah, fifty years ago it might have been different, but now it’s done in all the movies.” Kurosawa’s techniques are still superior to most of his imitators. Look at the 2003 John McTiernan film, “Basic,” which copies a good portion of “Rashomon’s” concept. Which is the better film? It’s not a hard choice. Continue reading Rashomon (1950 – Free Download) Japanese DVD-RIP