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If someone were to ask me on my deathbed what my best film was, I think I'd say it was Harakiri, which I made when I was 29. You could say my most important work was finished by the time I was 29! So I'd like to put Harakiri
(1962) on the list. Next is Yojimbo
(1961). And then there's a director named Kihachi Okamoto
, who did a film called The Sword of Doom - this was a very difficult film for me...
While filming his first appearance on film as an extra on Seven Samurai
(1954), Akira Kurosawa
spent more than 5 minutes lecturing on how to walk correctly as a wandering samurai for an appearance that totals about 4 seconds in duration.
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