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Throne of Blood

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[[Feature~V178865~Macbeth~macbeth]] is reimagined as a samurai in feudal Japan in director [[Performer~P98309~Akira Kurosawa~akirakurosawa]]'s classic adaptation of the Shakespearean tragedy. Familiar with [[Performer~P116368~Orson Welles~orsonwelles]]'s more faithful adaptation, Kurosawa chose to place a more personal stamp on his version by translating the events and characters to historical Japan. The equivalent of the tragic Scottish lord is Taketoki Washizu ([[Performer~P49015~Toshiro...more

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