Tuesday, 16 February 2010
Kenji Misumi’s Destiny’s Son Screening, February 19
On February 19th the Japan society will be screening Kenji Misumi’s Destiny’s Son (Kiru). From the director of Lone Wolf and Cub, Destiny’s Son is a forgotten masterpiece featuring Raizo Ichikawa, the “Japanese James Dean,” in a wondrously dark and foreboding role.
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Part of the Monthly Classic Series:
The Double Edged Sword:
The Chambara Films of Shintaro Katsu & Raizo Ichikawa
December 2009 - May 2010