|BOUNTY HUNTER Movie - 03|
EIGHT MEN TO KILL!
(Shokin Kubi: Isshun Hachi-nin Giri)
Director: OZAWA Shigehiro
Cast: WAKAYAMA Tomisaburo, SATO Kyoichi, OKI Minoru, AMACHI Shigeru
The theft of almost a half ton of gold from the shogunate´┐Żs official mine threatens to bankrupt the government of Japan. Despite a desperate search the gold has not been found, causing officials of the Tokugawa ´┐Żbakufu´┐Ż to call on their most skillful secret agent, Shikoro Ichibei. This is the third and final chapter of the Shokin Kasegi (Bounty Hunter) series starring the peerless Wakayama Tomisaburo as a doctor who doubles as a bounty hunter with a vast array of weapons and the greatest sword skill in the land.
The discovery of a gold coin in the belly of one of his patients provides the first clue to finding the stolen bullion and saving the nation. Tremendous action scenes highlight this ultra-violent epic as the Land of the Rising Sun is suddenly plunged into darkness!
1972 Color Anamorphic Widescreen (16:9) 88 Mins.
Japanese with Optional English Subtitles.