Tange Sazen yowa: Hyakuman ryô no tsubo (1935)
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- Sazen Tange and the Pot Worth a Million Ryo
- 92 min.
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Astonishing image and sound quality on the DVD considering this is a 1935 film! The film itself also comes off as being a decade and a half newer. Nice tempo, the remarkable character of Sazen Tange and some comedic tone make up for a 30's gem which apparently almost ended up into obscurity. Nice that Sadao Yamanaka is being rediscovered (?); I could see how Akira Kurosawa draw some inspiration from (t)his work.
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This movie ranks #8 in Kinema Junpo Top Japanese Films
This movie ranks #10 in iCM Forum's 500<400
This movie ranks #13 in Akira Kurosawa's A Dream is a Genius
This movie ranks #71 in Patrick Galloway's guide to samurai films
This movie ranks #137 in Masters Of Cinema
This movie ranks #581 in Doubling the Canon