|Blood Of Revenge|
Meiji kyokyakuden - sandaime shumei
Director: Tai Kat˘
Cast: K˘ji Tsuruta, Sumiko Fuji, Kanjűr˘ Arashi, Tetsur˘ Tanba
Koji Tsuruta, often considered the yakuza genreĺs first star, kills it in the savage classic Blood Of Revenge. The story takes place iin Osaka, 1907. Asajiro (played by Tsuruta) must keep his business functioning smooth like cream, keep his late oyabunĺs hot-blooded son in check, and deal with his emotions for a beautiful geisha named Hatsue (Junko Fuji). Director Tai Kato skillfully seizes every moment of conflict, and succeeds in displaying rampant blood-gushing.
1965 Color Widescreen 90 Min.
Japanese with Optional English Subtitles.