Nobody’s fool, Toshiro Mifune was born on April 1, 1920. In honor of the birthday of this devilishly handsome Japanese superstar, here are some of our favorite photos of him, from film stills to the rare glamour shot.
“How about a BOX SET of the breathtaking films of Denis Côté?
He is one of the finest working film directors working today, yet most film critics know very little about him, and for the most part . . .”
“WINTER LIGHT is stunning on every level. Ingrid Thulin's performance is stellar and seemingly overlooked, to an extent, by many. I wonder if there has been a feminist examination of this film? M . . .”
“I agree that Criterion really should release the 132 minute version of Queimada! a film that is now recognized as a classic. However, I'm told that the complete Italian version with English subtitles . . .”