The Blind Swordsman Zatoichi Returns For The Final Time!
director: Junji Sakamoto
starring: Shingo Katori · Takashi Sorimachi · Satomi Ishihara · Nakadai Tasuya
Toho Studios resurrects Zatoichi for one last time! Arguably the most famous character in Japanese cinema history, blind masseur/swordsman Zatoichi, faces his final and toughest battle. Zatoichi returns to his native village to lead a quiet life after his wife is killed protecting him in a battle. He stays at the home of his friend Ryuji where he finds the tranquil life he always longed for. However, that life is quickly threatened by local Yakuza boss who will use any method necessary to gain control over the village. Zatoichi is forced to pick up his sword once again.
A Japanese film; original widescreen format (16:9), international version (133 minutes) in DVD encoded for ALL REGIONS NTSC, playable on any American DVD machine; in Japanese language with optional English subtitles.
For Mature Audiences