Kurosawa adapts Shakespeare to feudal Japan:
42. Akira Kurosawa’s Throne Of Blood: Toshiro Mifune IS Macbeth. Removes an act of Macbeth which actually improves it. Top 10 Kurosawa.
43. Akira Kurosawa’s Ran: Tatsuya Nakadai IS King Lear. Holy fuck, this is incredibly goddamn tragic. Top 3 Kurosawa.