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Author Watson, Robert N., author

Title Throne of blood = Kumonosujō
Published London, England : British Film Institute, 2014


Description 1 online resource (94 pages) : illustrations
Series BFI film classics
Summary Kurosawa's Throne of Blood (1957) is widely regarded as the greatest film adaptation of Shakespeare's Macbeth. This fascinating interpretation of the film explores how Kurosawa draws key philosophical and psychological arguments from Shakespeare, translates them into strong visual metaphors, and inflects them through the cultural history of Japan
Notes Title from resource description page (viewed April 06, 2016)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 90-92)
Notes In English
Subject Kurosawa, Akira, 1910-1998 -- Criticism and interpretation
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Macbeth -- Film adaptations
Kurosawa, Akira, 1910-1998.
Kumonosu-jō (Motion picture)
Macbeth (Shakespeare, William)
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Film adaptations.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781838713591