Archive for April, 2004

Hollywood Birthday: Toshiro Mifune

Thursday, April 1st, 2004

Before there was Chow Yun Fat. Way before there was Clint Eastwood. Before Steve McQueen, Charlie Bronson, or Shaft there was a man working in relative obscurity far, far from Hollywood who single-handedly created the Movie Anti-Hero Badass as we know it. Toshiro Mifune is this man, and today is his birthday.