Directed by Masaki Kobayashi. With Toshiro Mifune and Tatsuya Nakadai. In 18th-century Japan, a longtime loyal retainer to a feudal lord revolts when the ruler demands the return of an old mistress, now the loving wife of the samurai’s son. Music by Toru Takemitsu. “The final duel is as exciting as any ever put on film.” —David Shipman. (Japan, 1967, subtitles, b&w, 121 min.)
Admission $11; CMA members $8.