|A Chivalrous Spirit|
Directed by: MATSUDA Sadatsugu
Cast: KATAOKA Chiezo, NAKAMURA Kinnosuke, ICHIKAWA Utaemon, OKAWA Hashizo, OTOMO Ryutaro, AZUMA Chiyonosuke
An all-star cast highlights this Jidai-Geki classic. Set in the samurai era, this is the tale of period Yakuza. One of the real classics in this genre. Jirocho, an honorable and respected gang boss, uncovers a conspiracy organized by his rivals while on a quest to bring justice to three murders.
Some of the most famous actors from Toei studios make this a must-see for everyone! Featuring a very young Nakamura Kinnosuke, who went on to become one of Japan's mosted noteworthy actors under the name Yorosuya Kinnosuke. This is one of the best examples his early work.
This is the 2nd of 3 (trilogy) movies,
PORT OF HONOR - 1957 - 1st of the Jirocho Trilogy
ROAD of CHIVALRY - 1960 - 3rd of the Jirocho Trilogy
1958 - Color - Anamorphic Widescreen (16:9) NTSC Region Free. 106 Mins.
Japanese with Optional English subtitles.