A young executive hunts down his father’s killer in director Akira Kurosawa’s scathing The Bad Sleep Well. Continuing his legendary collaboration with actor Toshiro Mifune, Kurosawa combines elements of Hamlet and American film noir to chilling effect in exposing the corrupt boardrooms of postwar corporate Japan.
May 18, 2022 Subject:
Shades of "The Godfather."
A corporate executive has his own son in law and others murdered to cover up evidence of corruption, after the young man's father had been assassinated five years earlier for the same reason. Unforgiving.