THE LAST GUNFIGHT
Friday, February 25 at
Directed by Kihachi Okamoto
Starring Toshirō Mifune, Kôji Tsuruta, Yôko Tsukasa, Seizaburô Kawazu
35mm print courtesy Japan Foundation. Approx. 95 min.
Exiled to a mobbedup town, cop Mifune befriends one oyabun, then sympathizes with another (Kōji Tsuruta, Musashi’s final opponent) about his wife’s murder: against yakuza rules. But there’s a gang war coming, a tough choice, and a final twist.