Rogue One Explained: The Force of Kurosawa in Star Wars

George Lucas was heavily inspired by Akira Kurosawa while making the original Star Wars movies. In this video, The Take explores how we can still see the deep influence of the legendary Japanese director’s Samurai films in Rogue One (2016), directed by Gareth Edwards.


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