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1,084 Ratings

Drunken Angel

Yoidore tenshi

Directed by Akira Kurosawa
Japan, 1948
Crime, Drama


In this powerful early noir from the great Akira Kurosawa, Toshiro Mifune bursts onto the screen as a volatile, tubercular criminal who strikes up an unlikely relationship with Takashi Shimura’s jaded physician.

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Drunken Angel Directed by Akira Kurosawa

Awards & Festivals

Kinema Junpo Awards

1949 | Winner: Best Film

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