The Hidden Fortress

  • 1958
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Action, Adventure

Akira Kurosawa's THE HIDDEN FORTRESS is a paradigm of the modern adventure epic--a marvelously entertaining blend of a simple but strong plot, exhilarating action scenes, tongue-in-cheek humor, and a solid philosophical underpinning. Toshiro Mifune gives a towering performance as a general in 16th-Century feudal Japan who aids a dethroned princess whose...read more

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01:01 — A Japanese general recruits two bumbling soldiers to help him escort a princess and her fortune home. Comic adventure inspired the "Star Wars" series!

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  • Review: Akira Kurosawa's THE HIDDEN FORTRESS is a paradigm of the modern adventure epic--a marvelously entertaining blend of a simple but strong plot, exhilarating action scenes, tongue-in-cheek humor, and a solid philosophical underpinning. Toshiro Mifune gives a… (more)

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