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3,793 Ratings

Throne of Blood

Kumonosu jô

Directed by Akira Kurosawa
Japan, 1957
Action, Drama


Toshiro Mifune plays a hardened general who fulfills a dark prophecy of rising to power in Akira Kurosawa’s reimagining of Shakespeare’s Macbeth set in feudal Japan.

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Throne of Blood Directed by Akira Kurosawa

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival


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