The Life of a Horsetrader (1951)


Directed by: Keigo Kimura

Stars: Toshirô Mifune, Machiko Kyô, Takashi Shimura

Language: Japanese | Subtitles: English (embed)

Country: Japan | Imdb Info | Ar: 4:3 | Dvdrip

Also known as: Bakurô ichidai

Description: This early gem starring the great Mifune Toshiro tells the tale of Katakana Yonetaro aka “The Shark,” a rough-and-tumble horse trader in Japan’s rugged northernmost territory of Hokkaddo.. always ready to drink, fight, gamble and chase women he falls victim to a crooked game with loaded dice. This little-known film captures the wild ways of early Japan after the fall of the shogunate when men had only their own strengths and skills to rely on. A brilliant yet tragic tale that can now be told.


1.65GB | 113:11mins | 716×480 | mkv

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One Response to The Life of a Horsetrader (1951)

  1. damian campbell says:

    THANK YOU for this and all that you do.. This film was A KNOCKOUT ! i LOVED IT !

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