Heroes of the East

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Heroes of the East

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    Harakiri (1962)

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    Post  Admin Fri Feb 21, 2014 2:18 pm

    I have to say I saw this a few months ago on Blu-ray and it blew me away. I even considered resurrecting the Heroes of the East blog for it. Unfortunately, in my current capacity, I don't think I could do it justice. Is there anything by Kobayashi that even comes close to it?
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    Post  Masterofoneinchpunch Fri Feb 21, 2014 2:23 pm

    Admin wrote:I have to say I saw this a few months ago on Blu-ray and it blew me away.  I even considered resurrecting the Heroes of the East blog for it.  Unfortunately, in my current capacity, I don't think I could do it justice.  Is there anything by Kobayashi that even comes close to it?

    Truly an awesome film. I have lent it quite a bit and I think everyone who has seen it has liked it (obviously I only lend to people who will watch subtitles etc...).

    Samurai Rebellion is one of my favorites. Kwaiden is another must watch. I have not seen The Human Condition, but I have heard nothing but good things about it (the Criterion version which I own has all three films together.) All of those are available via Criterion.
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    Post  Admin Fri Feb 21, 2014 2:38 pm

    Samurai Rebellion has been ordered  Wink

    And yes, the Criterion version.

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