|A Man's Ambition|
"Saka to Onna to Yari"
Director: Tomu Uchida
Cast: Ryutaro Otomo, Chikage Awashima, Eijiro Tono, Yataro Kurokawa
Takasada Kurando is a retired famous spear master samurai, was one of high ranking men who followed a master that was accused of committing treason. So according to custom,
they all had to commit harikari, however, at the last minute Takasada was ordered not to commit harikari in order to shame him from an honorable death.
Since that day, he has been quietly living in the mountains forced into retirement, but the blood of the samurai leads him back to the battlefield. A human drama
depicting the roar of samurai living in the Sengoku world.
VHS Tape Quality
1960 Color Widescreen 99 Mins.
Japanese with English Subtitles.