I Live in Fear
Director: Akira Kurosawa Run Time: 103 min. Format: 35mm Film Release Year: 1955 Language: Japanese
Starring: Minoru Chiaki, Takashi Shimura, Toshirō Mifune
Kurosawa ages his famous leading man about three decades and Mifune delivers an acting tour-de-force as an elderly man who, terrified by the threat of nuclear annihilation, tries to liquidate his business and convince his family to move with him to South America. His family, in response, takes him to court to have him declared incompetent.
In Japanese with English subtitles