|KOJIRO'S TURNING SWALLOW CUT|
(Kojiro Tsubame Gaeshi)
Director: TASAKA Katsuhiko
Cast:KATSU Shintaro, NAKAMURA Tamao, KONDO Mieko, INOUE Akiko, CHIBA Tetsuya
Katsu Shintaro puts in a masterful performance as the great Sasaki Kojiro, one of Japan's most renowned swordsmen in this tale about young Kojiro's early training in the martial arts.
Co-starring Katsu's future wife, actress Nakamura Tamao, they cover a tragic, yet violent story of a love that was never to be, while honor and swordsmanship were held to the highest level.
See how Kojiro found his way to becoming one of Japan's top swordsmen and a bright light in the history of Japan!
1961 BLK/WHT Academy Standard (4:3) 80 Mins.
Japanese with Optional English Subtitles.