""Something Like An Autobiography". ISBN: 0394714393, 030780321X
4 Biographical Movies |
15 Print Biographies |
7 Interviews |
21 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
Akira Kurosava | Kurosawa
5' 11½" (1.82 m)
Did You Know?
The first film entitled I Live in Fear
(1955) and another film Rhapsody in August
(1991) were made about the atomic bomb. An episode of the film Dreams
(1990) is devoted to this topic also. Concern about the atomic bomb is very important. For example, due to the shortage of energy, nuclear energy is used, but they don't know exactly how to dispose of the nuclear waste. So I see the hazards we ...
He was born the youngest of four children for Isamu and Shima Kurosawa. As a child, he revered his elder brother Heigo. While young Akira was mainly into painting, Heigo was a film-lover and worked as a "benshi", a narrator/ commentator for foreign silent films. Akira's love for film was handed down from his brother. Unfortunately, Heigo suffered from depression and committed suicide. Short ...
Female characters that are usually either sweet but weak and submissive or are deceitful, evil and conniving. Exceptions include Princess Yuki from 'The Hidden Fortress', who is willful and good-hearted, and Mutsuta's wife from 'Sanjuro', who is gentle and kind but sharp and intelligent.