Rashomon

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Christopher

I loved the score, some of it was totally a rip-off of Ravel's "Bolero" but whatever...

This movie was good for me. Excellent sword fight. Amazing performances. Just watch it already... <3

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mc

A very intense downpour into suffering/human nature. I appreciated being able to increase the speed - bottom right - during the viewing. It must be a function of this being an older film, things were taken in more slowly in 1950. Merci.

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karen

Love Rashomon. He was such a remarkable humanitarian and director. This was pleasurable to revisit after many years. So glad to find the Criterion Collection here!

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Caleb

Great movie! I loved the part in the movie with the medium. Highly recommend, 10/10, 5 stars, 4 stars, amazing production by Kurosawa. Congratulations to him for winning an Oscar for this superfluous movie. I recommend you watch Throne of Blood next. Also a wonderful movie!

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Simon

We'll never know what really happened in these woods... 4 witnesses, 4 different stories! Kurosawa really nailed this confusing tale to show that humans lie to live with themselves.
Loved the use of pouring rain as a mechanism to distinguish between present time and flashbacks!

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Ken M.

Pretty good

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