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Red Beard


Toshir? Mifune, Yz Kayama, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Reiko Dan View All


Akira Kurosawa (Director) View All

Released: Mar. 4th, 1965
Runtime: 3 hours, 5 minutes
Set in feudal times, novice physician, Yuzo Kayama, is sent to a poor infirmary expecting just to visit, but is infuriated to learn he must stay. He tries to provoke his termination, but is foiled by head doctor "Red Beard" (Toshiro Mifune), a man whose methods are as caring as they are unpredictable.
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Even the scene in the header image I have provided, which showcases Toshiro Mifune's veteran physician singlehandedly taking down a group of dissenting citizens with his bare hands, is more or less the only remotely action-oriented scene in the....


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