Kurosawa Diary, Part 12: Throne of Blood

Between 1952 and 1965, Akira Kurosawa make eleven films, and even the worst of these were near-masterpieces. His 1957 Macbeth adaptation, released in the United States as Throne of Blood, is among the most popular of those films. But for me, it’s among the least great of these films. Although Throne of Blood (or Spider-web … Continue reading Kurosawa Diary, Part 12: Throne of Blood