Kurosawa says, "ego is the ultimate obstacle towards recovery" and mifune with his violent bursts of anger brought that statement to life. It's a physical, urgent performance, as always. The dance scene in the nightclub features an original composition ("Jungle Boogie", sung by Shizuko Kasagi) with lyrics by Kurosawa, satirizing American jazz music. Read Drunken Angel (Library Edition) Ebook Free. Like the pain of Toshiro Mifune's character, 'the sharp-looking type that women go for', a suave crook, with a great intensity in his eyes and wild strands of hair that fall in his face in just the right moments, in just the right way. Free movies on YouTube, Vimeo, and Other Corners of the Internet. Drunkel Angel (‘Yoidore tenshi’, 1948) although not one of Akira Kurosawa’s acclaimed masterpieces, is definitely a landmark cinema in the director’s oeuvre. Film data from TMDb. To the extent that I am writing this with one eye smiling, the other one crying. Links are under notes. Every Film Available on The Criterion Channel, The Most Comprehensive List of Japanese Movies Ever...Maybe, But I'm a Cheapskate! Поэтично. It amounts to a rather heavy-handed look at yakuza culture as well as the race for riches that threatens to undermine the societal ties that bind. Playing next. Joan Durbeyfield and more See more. Report this film, saw toshiro mifune and continued watching in a trance so i’ll be honest no i did not see this for the plot. the desperation to get them to stop, the acknowledgement you come to that there’s a limitation to what you can do, and the beauty in continuing to love them and seeing the gratefulness in their eyes when you don’t give up on them too. It really has been a priority of mine to watch more Kurosawa - I've at least enjoyed all of the films I've seen by him. 46 Views . Characters include:Tess Durbeyfield ,Angel Clare,Alec d’Urberville ,Mr. John Durbeyfield,Mrs. Toshiro Mifune Still Frame Akira Still Frame Akira I have read elsewhere that this film contains some subtle criticisms of America and the American occupation, and some not-so-subtle ones (the cesspool…. Maybe it was the lack of beard or the pained & haunted look he’s sporting in this, but he’s almost unrecognizable here as Matsunaga. The doctor, who despises the Yakuza, discovers the young man is suffering from tuberculosis, a disease symbolic of what is happening to the doctor and the community he serves. Matsunaga realizes that Okada is not a true friend when Okada threatens to kill the doctor if he doesn't reveal a female assistant's whereabouts. 1948 [5] In The Yakuza Movie Book: A Guide to Japanese Gangster Films (2003), Mark Schilling cited the film as the first to depict post-war yakuza. [3] Kurosawa also wanted to use, in the opening scene for Okada, to have him perform on guitar Mack the Knife, originally "Die Moritat von Mackie Messer" which was a song composed by Kurt Weill with lyrics by Bertolt Brecht for their music drama Die Dreigroschenoper, but the studio could not afford the rights to the song. Probably the best cautionary tale about the dangers of tuberculosis.... in the world. all you need is your boys and your drink and your alcoholic doctor and your paralyzing fear of mortality, total vibes flick. Shimura plays an alcoholic doctor and is scruffy and stubborn, atypical to the respectable characters he often played. The next day, Charlie’s twin arrives in the form of a well-dressed man named Spider. In fact there are fascinatingly nightmarish elements to the presentation that I will further below. It only really steps into noirish areas during the last half an hour or so when the old boss of TB-riddled gangster Toshiro Mifune (dashingly handsome during his earlier years, wasn't he?) [4], Drunken Angel has a 93% approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes. Drunken Angel is vaguely cast as a Japanese noir except it isn't really. In the meantime, Sanada continues treating his other patients, one of whom seems to be making progress against tuberculosis. Mifune is Matsunaga, a powerful gangster coming to grips with his own weakness. Drunken Angel. This…, If your New Year's Resolution is to watch more Asian Films or you just simply want to find Asian Films…, T0rr3nt Fantasma 1,370 films 473 12 Edit, LISTA COM TODOS FILMES DISPONIVEL NO D_RIVE (LISTA ATUALIZADA CONSTANTEMENTE), LINK DO DRIVE (TIRAR OS ESPAÇOS) https:// drive.google.com/ drive/u/1/folders/1xKaWJhjoqsVTNOt3OOfURTWwWvt9Vqf8…. play your guitar, strum your way to a better place. Supreme Court of the United States. He always sticks to this image of goodness and unambiguous…, Review by Naughty aka Juli Norwood ★★★★. IMDb Toshirô Mifune está impecável como um homem que possuía tudo(mulheres, dinheiro e respeito) e rapidamente definha e perde tudo que havia conquistado; se vê sozinho e perdido e a única pessoa que está lá é o ríspido e nervoso médico. Was a bit skeptical of the jacket copy's description of this film as noir for a while; the first half plays much more noir-adjacent, with the underworld content seemingly mere window dressing for Mifune's tubercular gangster and Shimura's drunken physician to endlessly shout at each other. Be the first one to write a review. turns…, Review by Darren Carver-Balsiger ★★★★½ 2, Drunken Angel is an early yakuza movie, though it's different to what we may later consider typical for yakuza films. Stream Tracks and Playlists from Drunken Angel on your desktop or mobile device. He was a director of broad strokes and so this story of a good man trying to save a gangster is exactly his style. Drunken Angel (1948) January 14, 2021 by Eternality Tan. Takashi Shimura Toshirō Mifune Reizaburô Yamamoto Michiyo Kogure Chieko Nakakita Noriko Sengoku Shizuko Kasagi Eitarō Shindō Masao Shimizu Taiji Tonoyama Yoshiko Kuga Chōko Iida Isao Ubukata Akira Tani Sachio Sakai Tateo Kawasaki Mayuri Mokushô Toshiko Kawakubo Haruko Toyama Yukie Nanbu Sumire Shiroki Yôko Sugi, El ángel borracho, Yoidore tenshi, Der trunkene Engel, 98 mins   Um filme incrível sobre o encontro de uma figura importante da yakuza daquela região e um médico alcoólatra. A rambunctious and abrasive doctor Sanada (Takashi Shimura) takes a shine to alcohol of any kind including the kind used to cleanse wounds seeks to cure the ailments of the sick and infirmed as well as those of a sick society! Um retrato sensível e pungente ao mesmo tempo sobre a solidão, o medo da morte e a tuberculose com um final perfeito. Unfortunately I started to lose interest about three fourths of the way through as the surrounding plot lines didn't grab me as much and the main theme began to wear itself out. The rain in One Wonderful Sunday, Rashomon, or Seven Samurai, the beating sun in Stray Dog, the sinkhole in Drunken Angel, the snowfall in The Idiot, the wind in Dersu Uzala, and the crashing waves of Kagemusha would express some emotional anguish of the characters and, as a kind of cinematic synecdoche, society as a whole." Characters continually move into one and out of … esse cheiro de cigarro e esse álcool puro. Requiem Addeddate 2019-07-27 19:52:42 External_metadata_update 2019-09-17T01:14:58Z Identifier ducttape_201907 Scanner Internet Archive HTML5 Uploader 1.6.4. plus-circle Add Review. Report. Okada has also managed to steal Matsunaga's girlfriend Nanae who has left him due to his failing health. 0:46. The doctor diagnoses the young gangster with tuberculosis. 2:28. Matsunaga is killed in the ensuing knife fight with Okada, after losing the upper hand due to his condition. The wicked banter and physical brawls between these two headstrong characters are a glorious sight to behold! TMDb Try something new!. More information... Pinterest. The stubborn, aggravated chemistry between Shimura and Mifune is really something to behold and had me hooked right off the bat. At the same time, the doctor, the drunken angel, learns that one of his younger patients had followed his advice and has been fully cured of tuberculosis. Dr. Sanada (Shimura) is visited by local gang leader Matsunaga (Mifune), who asks him to remove what…. He becomes obsessed with saving a young yakuza Matsunaga (Toshirô Mifune) from himself and from the deadly disease TB! Basilisks, The (1963) January 11, 2021 by Eternality Tan. One man waits at the edge of the swamp knowing that one day he'll be pulled under like everything else. If you know of something I should add, or I added something erroneously here, please let me know…, Movies that I want to watch online for free. 11 Tracks. Suave gangster or ghoulish TB patient, Toshiro Mifune can throw me through any window he pleases. (As of01/17/21) Sort list by last added for latest additions (there…, Constantly updating. In this powerful early noir from the great Akira Kurosawa, Toshiro Mifune bursts onto the screen as a volatile, tubercular criminal who strikes up an unlikely relationship with Takashi Shimura's jaded physician. Drunken Angel (1948), Yoidore tenshi (original title), Akira Kurosawa. The main characters … A local shop-owner woman who had feelings for Matsunaga plans to take Matsunaga's ashes to be buried on her farm, where she had offered to live with him. 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