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  1. ninchok's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

    Kobayashi questioning the ideas of dignity, authority, and idolatry.

  2. ceknklsn's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

    71/100 (Çok saçma yerleri olsa da mesajı çok güçlü. Yani çok saçma derken sadece son yarım saatin aptallığından bahsediyorum. Bir de sorun olarak yönetmenin kendini biraz tekrar etmesi var. Harakiri filminin tıpa tıp aynı kurgusu hakim. Yinede asıl problem kanlı canlı basit bir samurayın Malkoçoğlu gibi 50 kişiyi doğraması ve anne karakterinin yaptığı anlamsız harakiriyi gösterebilirim. Geri kalan şeyler iyi sayılır)

  3. GzngIBa's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

    Tremendously uninteresting. Imagine watching harakiri without the tension.

  4. Eric Eidelstein's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

    Feudalism is dead, and love wins!

  5. Bonnet Michel's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

  6. OldGermanCurrency's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

  7. dordairobert's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

  8. FISCHER's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

    Efficace et courageuse critique du système féodal nippon, durant l'ère Edo, avec en filigrane une constante prédominance affirmée du sentiment sur le politique, de la liberté individuelle sur l'asservissement clanique, avec un Toshirô Mifune égal à lui-même, c'est-à-dire époustouflant de présence et de charisme, dans une oeuvre importante du cinéma mondial. www.cinefiches.com

  9. Aardsy's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

    Good thing they kept the receipt.

  10. Il secondo maestro del revolver's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

  11. Renton47's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

    A political film that is not really 'for' anything other than personal ethics; it certainly shuns traditionalism but also doesn't advocate any progressivism. The individual stands against power for love and honour, codes which Kobayashi think matter even if not to history. Incredible design, successive mounting of protocols is great build up. Human fallibility in nature's beauty surely influenced Malick.

  12. bagno's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

  13. Kevin Costner's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

  14. Fabio Osvaldo Carta's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

  15. Christopher M. Jones's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

    perhaps a denser, more stately companion to "Harakiri" but no less deft, no less scathing. Kobayashi has got to be one of the most underrated directors in history

  16. the_mentaculus's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

    The social dilemma of the film - bureaucratic traditionalism vs. the sanctity of the family unit - is just as heartbreaking and wrought as Kobayashi's other works. This is Sirk with katanas; heightened family melodrama underscored by incredible B&W cinematography. The extended-family-encounter scene is as brilliantly staged and handled as the action-heavy ending.

  17. Guillermo Padilla's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

    Toshiro Mifune is the greatest samurai in the history of cinema and whoever denies it should do harakiri. This is an excellent film. Made with knowledge of rhythm, impeccable performances, balanced tables and an unforgettable story.

  18. Dignan's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

  19. João Eça's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

    Could be good, but it goes over the top too often.

  20. superjano's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

    Excepcional, desde el primer al último plano. Una de las grandes obras maestras del cine.

  21. emichan's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

    What is the definition of badass? Toshiro Mifune.

  22. krisjkondrad's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

    My new favorite samurai movie which I guess kind of makes it my new favorite film! This is one of those rare "flawless" films and also stars Mifune and Nakadai! At the moment I would say Masaki Kobayashi is the greatest director of all time. The Human Condition, Hara-Kiri, Samurai Rebellion, come on!

  23. joey Noodles's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

    Kobayashi is one of my favourite directors, this does not disappoint. It is extremely angry and passionate, a trademark of Kobayashi's best work (bar Kwaidan) and Mifune was the perfect choice, as he is such a passionate onscreen performer. The atmosphere, like Harakiri, is pressure cooker and we care for the characters. However, it did drag a little at the end which was a shame. 4/5 Brilliant

  24. AKFilmFan's rating of the film Samurai Rebellion

    Kobayashi's angry tale of injustice wisely builds tension without violence alongside Mifune's increasing impactful performance until the final moments when everything explodes into tragedy and bloodshed.

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