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Scabbard Samurai (2010)

Saya-zamurai (original title)
Not Rated | | Comedy | 11 June 2011 (Japan)
A captured masterless samurai has 30 days to make a grieving boy prince smile, or he must commit seppuku.

Director:

Hitoshi Matsumoto

Writers:

Mitsuyoshi Takasu (screenplay), Tomoji Hasegawa (screenplay) | 4 more credits »
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Credited cast:
Jun Kunimura
Masatô Ibu
Ryô
Itsuji Itao
Tokio Emoto Tokio Emoto
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Takaaki Nomi Takaaki Nomi ... Kanjuro Nomi
Yasutomo Ihara Yasutomo Ihara
Ippei Ôsako Ippei Ôsako
Satoru Jitsunashi Satoru Jitsunashi
Fukkin Zen-Nosuke Fukkin Zen-Nosuke
Yoshinobu Shigemura Yoshinobu Shigemura
Motohiro Toriki Motohiro Toriki
Naotarô Nakamura Naotarô Nakamura
Kaya Kyômachi Kaya Kyômachi
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A captured masterless samurai has 30 days to make a grieving boy prince smile, or he must commit seppuku.

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to a redeeming path
18 November 2019 | by HombredelfuturoSee all my reviews

...I watched this movie several years ago but yesterday somehow, I stumbled upon again; so I decided to put a few words about here. All are writing about the comedy intention of the Director and how funny (or not) the movie is but that is not the main point of the story. Is about a path to recover the Dignity in an intelligent and silly style. Persistence; Honor; Love; Solidarity; Humility and many more great Humanity values disguised as a light comedy/drama The Zen Buddhism finale worth the watching and put many extra points to the story.


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Country:

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Language:

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Release Date:

11 June 2011 (Japan) See more »

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