Tag Archives: Throne of Blood

TOP FIVE: Usurpers

For certain people/animals, more is never enough. Listed below are five of the most heinous, power hungry fiends to ever (dis)grace the silver screen. 5. Scar – The Lion King (1994) – Scrambling and clawing for survival, Mufasa cries out to his brother Scar for aid. Instead of help, he gets a vicious mauling and […]

What I Watched Last Night: Throne Of Blood (1957)

Dir: Akira Kurosawa Cast: Toshiro Mifune, Isuzu Yamada, Akira Kubo As it turned out, making a throne out of blood wasn’t really feasible  so he had to make do with a stool. Throne of Blood is a black and white Japanese film adaptation of Shakespeare’s Macbeth, brought to life by critic’s favourite Akira Kurosawa (he also […]