October 14, 2013
Japan | 1967 | 121 Minutes | Masaki Kobayashi
Toshiro Mifune stars as an aging swordsman and peaceful man who takes a stand against injustice in the name of love.
Isaburo Sasahara (Mifune) is living a quiet life until his clan lord orders that his son marry the lord’s mistress. Reluctantly, father and son take in the woman, and the young couple surprisingly fall in love. When the lord reverses his decision and demands the mistress’s return, Isaburo and his son refuse, risking the destruction of their entire family.
|Principal Cast:||Toshiro Mifune, Yoko Tsukasa, Go Kato, Shigeru Koyama, Masao Mishima, Isao Yamagata, Tatsuyoshi Ehara, Tatsuo Matsumura|
|Running Time:||121 Minutes|
|US Distributor:||Janus Films, Emerging Pictures|