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Action & Adventure Drama 
19621h 36mOn: The Criterion Channel Kanopy Tags: Martial Arts Fighting Religion Country: Japan

Toshiro Mifune swaggers and snarls to brilliant comic effect in Kurosawa's tightly paced, beautifully composed "Sanjuro." In this companion piece and sequel to "Yojimbo," jaded samurai Sanjuro helps an idealistic group of young warriors weed out their clan's evil influences, and in the process turns their image of a proper samurai on its ear.Sanjuro featuring Toshirō Mifune and Tatsuya Nakadai is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, streaming with subscription on Kanopy, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and 1 other. It's an action & adventure and comedy movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 8.1 (32,035 votes) and was very well received by critics.

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Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel & Kanopy).

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Prime Video).

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#1,263 Ranked Movie

#39 Ranked in Martial Arts Movies

#67 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

#280 Ranked in Crime Movies

Sanjuro has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.1 (32,035 votes) and was very well received by critics. The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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