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Being set in sixteenth century Japan, some might question including this film in my series on westerns.  But having run through the Magnificent Seven films, not looking at the film that inspired them, that created one of the most memorable western motifs seemed downright criminal. A small mountain village is being raided by bandits and after they leave, the town sends out a party to find help. They find Kambei, an older… Read More