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Samurai Vendetta (1959)

Hakuôki (original title)
Not Rated | | Drama, Action | 22 November 1959 (Japan)
Tange Tenzen and Nakayama Yasubei are honorable samurai living in an era of corrupt officials and treacherous clans. But after finding themselves in opposing clans and ensnared in a love ... See full summary »

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Raizô Ichikawa ... Tange Tenzen
Chitose Maki
Tokiko Mita
Yoshirô Kitahara
Ryûzô Shimada
Toshio Chiba
Yôichi Funaki
Ichirô Izawa
Ryôsuke Kagawa
Reiko Fujiwara ... (as Namiji Yamato)
Yoshiko Kamo
Kitsuko Hama
Fujio Suga
Gen Shimizu
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Tange Tenzen and Nakayama Yasubei are honorable samurai living in an era of corrupt officials and treacherous clans. But after finding themselves in opposing clans and ensnared in a love triangle, only bloodshed can ensue! An epic tale of slashing swords, cutting betrayal, and bloody revenge, Samurai Vendetta is justly hailed as one of the best samurai films ever made! Written by Anonymous

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