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Yojimbo

Yôjinbô

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Directed by Akira Kurosawa
Japan, 1961
Action, Comedy, Adventure

Synopsis

A nameless ronin wonders into a rural village in feudal Japan. To restore peace in the community, he concocts a plan to play the two head rivals, fighting for monopoly of the local gambling trade, against one another.

Synopsis

A nameless ronin wonders into a rural village in feudal Japan. To restore peace in the community, he concocts a plan to play the two head rivals, fighting for monopoly of the local gambling trade, against one another.

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YojimboDirected byAkira Kurosawa

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Awards & Festivals

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Venice Film Festival
1961 | Winner: Best Actor
Academy Awards
1962 | Nominee: Best Costume Design, Black-and-White

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