ByJanuary 05, 2006
A gray flannel ghost story in which the living haunt the dead, The Bad Sleep Well (1960) . . . Read more »
A young executive hunts down his father’s killer in director Akira Kurosawa’s scathing The Bad Sleep Well. Continuing his legendary collaboration with actor Toshiro Mifune, Kurosawa combines elements of Hamlet and American film noir to chilling effect in exposing the corrupt boardrooms of postwar corporate Japan.