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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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Kazuo Mori
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Raizô Ichikawa Raizô Ichikawa ... Tange Tenzen
Shintarô Katsu
Chitose Maki Chitose Maki
Tokiko Mita Tokiko Mita
Yoshirô Kitahara Yoshirô Kitahara
Ryûzô Shimada Ryûzô Shimada
Toshio Chiba Toshio Chiba
Yôichi Funaki Yôichi Funaki
Ichirô Izawa Ichirô Izawa
Ryôsuke Kagawa Ryôsuke Kagawa
Reiko Fujiwara Reiko Fujiwara ... (as Namiji Yamato)
Yoshiko Kamo Yoshiko Kamo
Kitsuko Hama Kitsuko Hama
Fujio Suga Fujio Suga
Gen Shimizu Gen Shimizu
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Storyline

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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Genres:

Drama | Action

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Details

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

22 November 1959 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Samurai Vendetta: A Chronicle of Pale Cherry Blossoms See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Daiei Studios See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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