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To what does Yojimbo refer?

Nowhere in the subtitles is Yojimbo mentioned, except for the title of the movie. The ronin says his name is "30-year old Mulberry field", and we are meant to know this is an alias, of the moment. ...
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In Kurosawa's Yojimbo why did Master Homma run away?

Seibei hires Sanjuro (the protagonist) to be his bodyguard and to lead the fight against the other group. Seibei agreed to pay Sanjuro 50 ryo (25 up front); the master Homma complains that he was paid ...
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Any homages to The Glass Key in Yojimbo, A Fistful of Dollars, or The Last Man Standing?

Ok. I'm having trouble locating a copy of The Glass Key (1942) but that's not what I'm asking about. I just haven't seen it, so I can't get the information I seek myself. Anyone familiar with Akira ...