- Original title
Yôjinbô (Yojimbo the Bodyguard) aka
- Running time
- 110 min.
Akira Kurosawa, Ryuzo Kikushima
Kazuo Miyagawa (B&W)
Toho / Kurosawa Production Co.
Action. Drama | Feudal Japan. 19th Century. Samurai
- Synopsis / Plot
- In the 19th century, in a Feudal Japan, a samurai arrives to a rural village that is divided between two groups; neither side is particularly honorable. As he shows his combat skills, both sides will try to hire him.
: Venice: Best Actor (Toshirô Mifune)
: Nominated for Oscar: Best Costume Design (B&W)
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