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1.

"Only when he learned he would die did he start to live!"

Author: OttoVonB on 11 January 2003
2.

To Live in Death

Author: Parry-3 on 11 June 2004
3.

Simply Brilliant - Kurosawa's Greatest

10/10
Author: Brave Sir Robin on 29 December 2004
4.

The most moving and human film I have ever seen.

10/10
Author: Will Butler on 21 October 2002
5.

Complex and thought-provoking masterpiece

8/10
Author: The_Void on 16 December 2004
6.

a cinematic experience that's a near-nexus of existentialism- life, living, dying, death, and can be done while alive- remarkable

10/10
Author: MisterWhiplash on 19 May 2004
7.

Not just a film, but an incredible learning experience

10/10
Author: EzyRyder on 26 December 1998
8.

Beautiful & touching, also very clever

Author: Ray McBain on 18 December 1998
9.

Kurosawa is Kafka going Kawabata...

10/10
Author: wob wobelix on 29 August 2004
10.

A cinematic tour de force

Author: Butch-Higgins on 16 October 2003
11.

Coming Alive

10/10
Author: danstephan3000 on 14 September 2004
12.

The examined life...

9/10
Author: mungo39 on 13 June 2005
13.

A masterpiece of international cinema.

10/10
Author: thislittlepiggy32 on 14 June 2004
14.

Excellent , must see for everyone it can change your thought about life

10/10
Author: Migjen Fazliu (gjeni_fazliu@hotmail.com) on 9 April 2008
15.

Ikiru-opinion comment

10/10
Author: aislinndragon on 1 December 2005
16.

One of those movies you just have to see

10/10
Author: (Rokol2003@hotmail.com) on 19 July 2004
17.

Never is too Late to Live, Watch the Sunset and Plant a Seed of Love

9/10
Author: Claudio Carvalho on 1 October 2005
18.

a movie I shall undoubtedly come to understand and cherish more and more as I grow older

8/10
Author: TheUnknown837-1 on 9 April 2010
19.

Don't you see? You're risking your life!

10/10
Author: shibby_uk on 5 April 2006
20.

How shall we than live?

10/10
Author: jdoan-4 on 8 January 2006
21.

Pure Movie Magic

10/10
Author: rocksnotdead1 on 13 November 2005
22.

An incredibly well-written and acted story about the meaning of life

9/10
Author: planktonrules on 30 June 2005
23.

Pure genius

10/10
Author: jebous on 2 February 2004
24.

"Life is brief ..."

9/10
Author: FilmSnobby on 13 January 2004
25.

"the unexamined life is not worth living"

Author: Dmitri David Krasik on 18 May 2002
26.

"I am not angry with anyone, I have no time for that"

10/10
Author: Galina on 7 September 2005
27.

Ikiru (To Live)

Author: Errington_92 on 19 May 2014
28.

You can't go wrong with master Kurosawa

10/10
Author: jackasstrange on 9 May 2014
29.

What a Truthful Tale

10/10
Author: jamariana on 16 February 2014
30.

Kurosawa's greatest achievement

10/10
Author: tomgillespie2002 on 5 January 2014
31.

A classic and a masterful work of art.

10/10
Author: aamilsyed on 24 December 2013
32.

To Live

8/10
Author: Jonny_B_Lately on 2 April 2012
33.

The strongest point of this film is the simple but brilliant script

8/10
Author: Kanadiz on 17 May 2008
34.

Kurosawa's best film? It just might be...

Author: glock38_110 on 6 September 2010
35.

Super Schmaltzy and Sublime

8/10
Author: Frances Farmer on 21 January 2010
36.

"An emotional journey with Takashi Shimura"

7/10
Author: The Enigmatic Ronin on 15 October 2007
37.

Watch at least twice

10/10
Author: arnavkhare on 6 March 2007
38.

My favorite Kurosawa film

10/10
Author: jrf2 on 14 February 2007
39.

Best of Akira Kurosawa

9/10
Author: kevin shi (shihaijiang142@msn.com) on 4 January 2006
40.

A Life Unfulfilled Poignantly Observed by Kurosawa at His Quietest

8/10
Author: Ed Uyeshima on 13 December 2005
41.

A modern version of a timeless theme

10/10
Author: ShiiStyle on 18 November 2005
42.

The second hour of the film fails to capture the greatness of the first.

7/10
Author: Eternality on 21 March 2011
43.

Classic, but not the pinnacle...

8/10
Author: sc8031 on 6 July 2008
44.

Heartbreaking

10/10
Author: seventhsamurai1954 on 4 August 2005
45.

Ikiru: In death, one learns to live

10/10
Author: bjcwrite-1 on 24 July 2005
46.

Don't Take My Word For It

10/10
Author: ppesa on 18 July 2005
47.

This film sneaks the meaning of life into a fascinating story.

10/10
Author: lowellhill on 9 April 2002
48.

A true classic!

10/10
Author: Big G-2 (bigguz@msn.com) on 24 January 2003
49.

Way Way Way different than any Kurosawa movie I have seen

9/10
Author: tjsdshpnd on 14 January 2014
50.

Amazing film

10/10
Author: Jose Cruz on 19 December 2012

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