One was a hardworking Renaissance man, a student of literature. The other was a hard-living military veteran, a cameraman-in-training who stumbled into acting after his grizzled mug and gruff mien won a talent search. Together, Akira Kurosawa and Toshiro Mifune created some of the Japanese cinema's most enduring treasures.
"...Throne's crepuscular, death-haunted milieu until it treads upon the border of the unreal."..."
Feb. 7, 2003 Screens Feature by Marrit Ingman