aka Shogun Assassins
Starring: Hiroki Matsukata, Kinnosuke Nakamura, Tetsuro Tamba, Hiroyuki Sanada, Kataoka Chiezo
This is a film about a real person. Sanada Yukimura, who fought a war against Tokugawa Ieyeasu. A reign of terror clouds Japan as an execution and a deadly battle set the stage for the most spectacular revenge in Japanese history.
General Sanada, seeking revenge for the murder of his father and the lost battle of Osaka Castle, both conceived by the Shogun, devises a series of brilliant plans to thwart the Shogun's overwhelming strength. The battle explodes into death-defying action with the out-come determining the destiny of Japan. Some of the most explicit martial arts sequences ever filmed, a must see for anyone who loves action.
1979 16:9 ANAMORPHIC WIDESCREEN COLOR 109 Mins
Japanese Language with English subtitles (NOT THE ENGLISH DUBBED Version)