Simply follow the symbols! A mat like no-other.
Throne of Blood  (1957)
# 190  Throne of Blood (1957, Akira Kurosawa)  Ranked # 190
JustWatch - The Streaming Guide
AKA Kumonosu jô
Groups Toshirô Mifune - Actor
William Shakespeare - Writer
Akira Kurosawa - Writer
Akira Kurosawa - Producer
Released 1957   (original release year)   Release Dates - IMDB
Director Akira Kurosawa
Country Japan
Starring Toshirô Mifune, Minoru Chiaki, Isuzu Yamada, Takashi Shimura
Genres Action / Drama / Thriller / Crime / War / Period Film
Language Japanese
Color B&W
Details Amazon.com  Reviews, cast, technical info, trivia (affiliate link)
Selected by
AFI Desk Reference : Notable Films  -  1957    Book
BFI Sight and Sound Top Ten Poll 2002  -  #28  (4 votes)
BFI Sight and Sound Top Ten Poll 2012  -  #70  (8 votes)
Empire  -  Review  Read more about Throne of Blood
The Guardian : 1000 Films to See Before You DieWebsite
Halliwell's Top 1000  -  #190    Book
Have You Seen . . . ?: A Personal Introduction to 1,000 FilmsBook
Leonard Maltin : Movie Guides  -  Book
Movieline : The 100 Best Foreign Films
The New York Times Guide to the Best 1,000 Movies...Review  Read more about Throne of Blood    Book
1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die : 2004, 2007, 2011Book
TV Guide Film & Video Companion 2006  -  
Venice International Film Festival  -  1957 Nominee