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    Sanjuro (Toho, 1962). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    The filmmaking team of Akira Kurosawa and Toshiro Mifune bring the crude, dirty but honorable Ronin samurai of Yojimbo back to the screen. Mifune assists nine inexperienced warriors in bringing down the corrupt officials of their town, after which he leaves with a flippant "See ya later." Mifune has a scene in which he slaps three of his acolytes because they caused him to kill too many of the opponents. When the scene was filmed, Mifune really slapped them hard. Not only did he get the great surprised expressions he was going for, but he knocked them all backwards, too! This is the first time Heritage has offered the very rare first American release one sheet poster for this classic film. There is a minor top crossfold separation, vertical misfold at the top and bottom, and a bottom left corner bump. Folded, Very Fine+.


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    March, 2017
    25th-26th Saturday-Sunday
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