Actor Toshiro Mifune (1920-1997)

Seven Samurai Samurai 1: Musashi Miyamoto Yojimbo

Snow Trail – Senkichi Taniguchi (1947)
Drunken AngelAkira Kurosawa (1948)
Stray DogAkira Kurosawa (1949)
RashomonAkira Kurosawa (1950)
Conduct Report on Professor Ishinaka – Mikio Naruse (1950)
Sasaki Kojiro: The Whole StoryHiroshi Inagaki (1951)
Vendetta of SamuraiKazuo Mori (1952)
Vagabonds in a Country at WarHiroshi Inagaki (1952)
The Life of Oharu – Kenji Mizoguchi (1952)
Seven SamuraiAkira Kurosawa (1954)
Samurai I: Musashi MiyamotoHiroshi Inagaki (1954)
Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji TempleHiroshi Inagaki (1955)
I Live in FearAkira Kurosawa (1955)
Samurai III: Duel on Ganryu IslandHiroshi Inagaki (1956)
Throne of BloodAkira Kurosawa (1957)
The Lower DepthsAkira Kurosawa (1957)
Yagyu Secret Scrolls, Part IHiroshi Inagaki (1957)
The Hidden FortressAkira Kurosawa (1958)
The Rickshaw ManHiroshi Inagaki (1958)
The Three TreasuresHiroshi Inagaki (1959)
Yagyu Secret Scrolls, Part IIHiroshi Inagaki (1958)
Life of a SwordsmanHiroshi Inagaki (1959)
Desperado OutpostKihachi Okamoto (1959)
Tales of the Underworld 1: The Big BossKihachi Okamoto (1959)
Chuji the Gambler – Senkichi Taniguchi (1960)
The Bad Sleep WellAkira Kurosawa (1960)
Tales of the Underworld 2: The Last GunfightKihachi Okamoto (1960)
YojimboAkira Kurosawa (1961)
Daredevil in the CastleHiroshi Inagaki (1961)
SanjuroAkira Kurosawa (1962)
ChushinguraHiroshi Inagaki (1962)
The Samurai Pirate – Senkichi Taniguchi (1963)
High and LowAkira Kurosawa (1963)
WhirlwindHiroshi Inagaki (1964)
Samurai AssassinKihachi Okamoto (1965)
Red BeardAkira Kurosawa (1965)
Rise Against the SwordHiroshi Inagaki (1966)
The Sword of DoomKihachi Okamoto (1966)
Adventure in Kigan Castle – Senkichi Taniguchi (1966)
Samurai RebellionMasaki Kobayashi (1967)
Five Freelance Samurai (TV series, 1968)
Hell in the Pacific – John Boorman (1968)
Samurai BannersHiroshi Inagaki (1969)
Red LionKihachi Okamoto (1969)
Shinsengumi: Assassins of Honor – Tadashi Sawashima (1969)
Incident at Blood PassHiroshi Inagaki (1970)
The Ambitious – Daisuke Ito (1970)
Zatoichi Meets YojimboKihachi Okamoto (1970)
Red Sun – Terence Young (1971)
Ronin of the Wilderness (TV series, 1972-1973)
The Shogun's Samurai – Kinji Fukasaku (1978)
Swords of Vengeance – Kinji Fukasaku (1978)
1941 – Steven Spielberg (1979)
Shogun – Jerry London (TV mini-series, 1980)

(Key films outside the jidai-geki genre are listed in gray)

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