Akira Kurosawa Archives

The result is a more melancholy and austere style reminiscent of classic period Japanese movies directed by directors like Akira Kurosawa and Kenji Mizoguchi The action scenes are precise and have more style than most American blockbusters With just one episode, anime fans are already buzzing that this will be one of the highlights of[...]
'Rashomon' TV Adaption Coming From Amblin Entertainment
Rashomon, the 1950 Akira Kurosawa classic, helped introduce Japanese cinema to the world and Amblin Entertainment plans to create a direct adaptation. Amblin Television announced today that it has optioned the rights to RASHOMON, Akira Kurosawa's groundbreaking, iconic film as the basis for a new dramatic mystery thriller series More facts to come! — Amblin (@amblin) December[...]
Like You Wouldn't Do An Akira Kurosawa Homage If You Had A Time Travel Show
It's a good time for the side effects from the serum Ray Palmer gave Nate Heywood to kick in. The second video has Marc Guggenheim going behind the scenes of the episode that includes a lot of homage to Akira Kurosawa and somebody really happy to have gotten superpowers. DC's Legends of Tomorrow airs Thursdays at 8[...]