By Robert N. Watson
Kurosawa's Throne of Blood (1957) is extensively considered as the best movie version of Shakespeare's Macbeth. This attention-grabbing interpretation of the movie explores how Kurosawa attracts key philosophical and mental arguments from Shakespeare, interprets them into robust visible metaphors, and inflects them in the course of the cultural historical past of Japan.
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