Directed by : SAWASHIMA Tadashi
Starring : NAKAMURA Kinnosuke, MATSUKATA Hiroki, NAKADAI Tatsuya, SHIMURA Takashi, FUJI Junko
Toei Films presents a film like no other. This is the tale of three Yakuza gamblers who
traveled Japan during the samurai era living by their wits and sword skills. Told in 3
separate vignettes, each part tells the story of a different drifter’s life. This is a superb film,
with great action complemented by gripping stories.
Part 1: Starring Nakadai Tatsuya is the story of a man on the run after killing 2 Hasshu
Officials to avenge his Boss. He must make a life or death decision as he is asked to
protect a gang from attack.
Part 2: Starring Matsukata Hiroki and Shimura Takashi as a pair of gamblers chased out
of a crooked game who must fight not only their pursuers, but the ghosts of their pasts as
Part 3: Starring Nakamura Kinnosuke as a wanderer who wants to live according to the
Yakuza Code, but is not sure that he can do so when asked to save a town from an evil
1965 - Color - Anamorphic Widescreen 84 Mins.
NTSC Region Free. Japanese with optional English Subtitles.