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DVD box set – 25 Films by Akira Kurosawa !!!

Akira Kurosawa portrait

Kurosawa dvd box setOn the centenary of Akira Kurosawa’s birth, Criterion pays tribute to the Rashomon posterJapanese cinema great with a monumental box set, AK 100.

The 25 films gathered in this treasury include Kurosawa’s ultimate whodunit and international breakthrough Rashomon; his ever-epiphanic masterpiece Seven Samurai; the princess-and-peasants caper that inspired Star Wars, The Hidden Fortress; and colorful, late-career opuses like Ran and Kagemusha.

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