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Seppuku is a movie starring Tatsuya Nakadai, Akira Ishihama, and Shima Iwashita.

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  1. noralee noralee says:

    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleI saw Harakiri Seppuku in a new mm print at NYCs Film Forum This is a brilliant use of a narrow period genre to expl


  2. Galinamoviefan Galinamoviefan says:

    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleIve said it once about another movie incidentally by the other great Japanese director as well and I want to repeat my words in regard to Harakiri There are good very good and even great movies But among them there are just a few that go beyond great They belong to the league of their own Masaki Kobayashis Harakiri aka Seppuku is one of them The film of rare power and humanism of highest artistic achievements profoundly moving tragic like the best Shakespeares plays universal and timeless even if it takes place in the faraway country of by the words of one of the reviewers Har


  3. gubami gubami says:

    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleWhen I first saw this movie I did not know much about it I saw it for a class so I was given a little background of the time period In fact I was pretty much just t


  4. Duree Duree says:

    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleThis film is the purest distillation of the spirit of Greek tragedy ever put on celluloid Yes this is a review of Seppuku a Japanese film released in Perhaps it took a non Westerner free of all of the cultural baggage and ridiculous associations to see straight into the heart of the tragic mode and make it palpable and alive in the twentieth century That is not all the black and white cinematography is both formall


  5. lstrawser lstrawser says:

    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleHarakiri is an excellent human drama set in feudal Japan that involves a ronin presenting himself to a powerful clan and asking to commit harikiri However through a series of flashbacks we see that this ronin is motivated bythan the idea of dying honorably The events that follow are a critiue of the feudal system and a celebration of dying for ones beliefsEvery frame in Harikiri is wonderfully composed and a treat to view The cinematography is crisp the sets wonderful and the actors are spectacular Much can be said about this films technical merits as well as its social implications I found out about this film through my love of Akira Kurosawas samurai dramas who else and I must say that it is very different from Kurosawa sans work although it draws inevitable comparisons Due to its themes Harikiri isof an anti samu


  6. FRANK FRANK says:

    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleI have seen this movie numerous times at least probably manyand enjoy it each time The first couple of times I saw it was right after it came out It did not have sub titles and as my Japanese is not very good I made some assumptions about the characters relationships the plotetc When I saw it with sub titles I was surprised at


  7. futures futures says:

    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleHarakiri Seppuku Japanese It is the th century A young Samurai warrior arrives at a mansion asking to perform his ritual death there In a series of flashbacks we learn who he is why he came and what has occurred since Although uietly told by another ex warrior about whom we also learnthis is an interesting story that builds in complexity and tension Debates about rituals and appearances may at first seem to holdsignificance in old Japan than in the contemporary United States but it is not difficult to translate and implement such thoughts Love honor duty family children saving face determination desperation…they all exist in OUR everyday lives Dramatically photographed in beautiful black white given a strong Japanese s


  8. OttoVonB OttoVonB says:

    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleHaving seen this film the mind becomes clouded with the innumerable things to say about it Only praise comes to mind Kobayashi has crafted The great samurai film for the rebel generation and he mixes a deftly handled criticism of authoritarian hypocrisy with a very touching piece of human dramaThe plot is deceptively simple an old samurai touchingly portrayed by Tatsuya Nakadai of Ran Kagemusha and Sword of Doom arrives at a clan castle to commit seppuku in their yard and then tells his tale seemingly trying to gain time at first What seems to be the rambling of an old man soon turns out to be a grieving account of how this man andsignificantly his loved ones was wronged by the clan Then comes the violent revenge this is where you think Wild Bunch with


  9. jonsefcik jonsefcik says:

    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleSeven Samurai is pretty great but I think Harakiri is even better This tale of a ronin seeking revenge and exposing the flawed samurai code is so close to perfection The story is engrossing and despite the slow pacing its never boring What the production lacks in scale it makes up for with emotional intensity The sparse ominous score is perfect for this film The direction and cinematography are masterful and the cameras slow pans and zooms really butter my croissant The editing is great and purposeful too Theres not a single weak performance but Tatsuya Nakadai in the leading role steals the showMy only complaints are with some of the pacing and fight choreography Theres a standoff scene in the middle that could have been cut since it felt like a cheap way to build tension and it wouldnt make sense for them to continue waiting afterward and the long flashback could have also been trimmed The film is hours minutes but I th


  10. dinocattaneo dinocattaneo says:

    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleIts uite surprising that some old masterpieces fall easily into the oblivion Harakiri Seppuku is a good example uite simply this is one of the best Japanese movies Ive ever seen Everything is this movie is exceptional the cinematography is top notch the acting is very good the direction is almost perfectTragedy revenge ethics political contentsthis movie has all of these elements wrapped in an exceptional th century samurai environmentThe only defects I could see in this movie is that someone may feel it is slightly slow as actually there are very few action scenesthis is not a chambara movie and the fact that it is not dubbed at least in the Italian editionso you lose some of the details while reading the subtitlesthat is unless you understand JapaneseIf you like black white Japanese movies this is definitely a must see GREAT


  11. WaveTossed WaveTossed says:

    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleA classic surviving the test of time made in about th century people Here in we still watch and discuss the film and the issues that it raises Tsugumo H


  12. perica perica says:

    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleThis movie is powerful classic that is almost perfect It was way ahead of its time and comes from an era when Japanese cinema was one that brought us many timeless gems The samurai story is eternal story of well placed revenge hypocrisy morality it brings philosophical examinations to the forefront Acting is exceptional emotion is raw film has many subtle yet brilliant moments Certainly one of the great classics of Japanese cinema not to be missed by anyone


  13. NinjaSinai NinjaSinai says:

    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleWell what can I say this movie directed by Masaki Kobayashi is one of the MOST powerful movies I have ever seen in my life It is really a tremendous example of outstanding film making The cinematography is absolutely exceptional However it is the haunting plot of a samurai explaining the meaningless and worthless flawed belief of the samurai spirit which grips the viewerTatsuya Nakadais mighty performance in Harakiri further proves for me that he is without a doubt one of best actors in the history of film This man takes on his roles with such prowess that it is easy for the viewer to forget that you have seen him play a different role in another movieBy the way The Criterion disk DVD version is mint An a MUST HAVE in any fans collection


  14. Gresh Gresh says:

    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleHarakiri is about two hours and fourteen minutes of uncontaminated mystery suspense driven domination This samurai classic capers abroad its tale unlike anything else in cinematic existence bleeding its reveals through evoking flashbacks heated verbal narratives and hairsplitting symbolic portraitsI didnt expect Harakiri to be such a bold stance on the hypocritical flaws hidden among the ancient Japanese warrior traditions Its beyond praiseworthy Additionally the closing battles deviant ingeniously choreographed ramification will have you and any other witness unreservedly floored Verdict A


  15. cauwboy cauwboy says:

    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleIve set myself this task to see all of the films on the top list which in the end will be an impossible task because it changes every day And thats probably the only reason how I even found out that this film existed at allThis is why I love movies when you think youve seen it all old films like this one just hits you with surprises you werent even aware of could be in films as early as this one And for a film about a ritual suicide Ive not be


  16. tintin tintin says:

    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleIt would seem impossible that any samurai movie could surpass Kurosawas Ran Kagemusha or even Rashomon in visual impact masterful storytelling and moral imperative However there is such a film and it is Seppuku Harakiri produced in arguably the best samurai movie ever madeHarakiri as it is known in the West was directed by one of the post WWII great filmmakers of Japan Masaki Kobayashi This film considered by many as his masterpiece won him the International Jury Prize at Cannes in Unfortunately Kabayashi is not as well known outside Japan as some other giants of the Japanese cinema He was very much affected by the war and his films contrary to most Japanese filmmakers of the post war eras are very political in nature Kobayashis films explore the dark side of the Japanese culture with its wars corruption and h


  17. johnbillings johnbillings says:

    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleSeppuku opens up with a shot of the samurai battle armor Simply a shell with nothing in it at the time Seppuku reveals the hypocrisy and emptiness in the samurai code and that things are not always as they seem It challenges traditional belief of honor and what is to be done and simply not to be done Through the movie the director leads us into belief that Motome is a bad samurai He is masterless and further unable to provide for his family It opens up with his preformed seppuku in which everything goes wrong for Motome we see his as a horrible honor less samurai Motome comes to the house obviously to beg for food or money We see that his swords the soul of the samuari were sold for bamboo ones Than he begs for leave seemingly to run away to not have to perform the seppuku However things are not as they seem Hanshiro shows up to the house of the same group Than he tell


  18. auberus auberus says:

    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleMasaki Kobayashi studied art and philosophy before starting as assistant director at Shochiku studio His oeuvre is guided by the need to understand the human condition In the Hara kiri aka Seppuku we can clearly see the philosophic influence in this story about confrontation between Human condition and Rigid Code of a feudal society The result of this confrontation is a multi layered masterpiece in which the clarity of the script the perfection of the interpretation and a very well balanced mise en scène make for a powerful film based on transgression a genre transgression a code transgression and an image transgression Most of Shambaras take place during the Edo Period but rather late in that period just before the Meiji Era as most filmmakers try to romanticize and glamorize the period which marks the end of the Samurai thus playing the nostalgia card Here Masaki K


  19. claudiocarvalho claudiocarvalho says:

    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleIn after a long period of peace in Japan after the end of the clans thousand of samurais do not have masters and are living in absolute poverty The ronin


  20. apollo apollo says:

    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleLittle did I know that when my teacher said that this movie would be one of the best if not the best movies I have ever seen that he would be telling the truth I thought the movie was great I thought `Hara kiri was very well written and well developed I originally thought I was in for another Asian samurai movie filled with sword swinging kung fu action but it was so


  21. ndStreetMemories ndStreetMemories says:

    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleI have seen motion pictures in my life I have seen many of thesethan once I am not boasting Nor am I proud that not only have I spent so many years of my life in front of a flickering screen but that I actually know the number of films that I have seenWith that said Seppuku Hara kiri makes that whole trip worth while For every hundred pieces of celluloid tripe you can be fortunate to find a diamond in the rough and for me that was my first experience with this Kobayashi masterpiece Pure enjoyment pure excitementThe film is brilliantly constructed and multi layered in such a way that the film defies genre classification To call it a samurai film is akin to categorizing Psycho as a murder mystery Seppuku could easily slide into the mystery suspense drama or western genres and feel right at home Perhaps an eastern film noir if you willKobayashis telling of the tale incorporates elements of despair tradition fortitude revenge but mostly l


  22. paolaxsanchez paolaxsanchez says:

    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleThis film is narrated bythan on e person However the main character Hanshiro gets to tell his full story of how and why he got there to the Iyi Clan There is suspicion from the beginning when he is asked if he really ants to perform harakiri or if he simply wants money or a job The counselor asks him this and Hanshiro replies the same answer that his son in law Motome did when he came in search for an open hand Through Hanshiros story telling we are able to see the true meaning for why he is there; revenge for his lost family Althpugh his intention is not on killing them he simply wants them to acknowledge the unethical way they went about with Motome In the beginning of them movie the


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    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleA complete masterpieces Not a single flaw Such a great story with characters and ooooooof that ending


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    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleThis has to be the best movie I have seen in a while Good luck to me that I would like to pass on to youWe have two warring narrators The first begins the film as an entry in his journal as local governor of a wealthy country estate The film is closed with him finishing his entry some days later This official narrative deviates from what we see at the endHis story one then a second unattached ronin appeal to commit suicide in their courtyard The first of these it is plain is just looking to be paid to leave but our narrator is very strict about cleaving to that ronins story If he says he wants to kill himself well then he must This poor man had sold his sword and was now carrying bamboo and it is this that he was forced to use The resulting death is disturbingSo midway in the film we have a samurai who has suffered because he was


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    Kindle Harakiri Epub È ↠ history books.co harakiri download, 1962 pdf, Harakiri KindleSeppuku or harakiri is a samurai ritual where an elderly samurai cuts his belly open with a small sword and makes a


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