Zatoichi vs. Yojimbo

Zatoichi vs. Yojimbo

Director: Kihachi Okamoto

Cast: Kihachi Okamoto, Shintaro Katsu, Toshiro Mifune, Toshiyuki Hosokawa

     
 

In Zatoichi vs. Yojimbo, one of many Japanese samurai films starring the blind swordsman Zatoichi (Shintaro Katsu), he has to battle Yojimbo (Toshiro Mifune), the title character from Akira Kurosawa's famous film. At the beginning of the film, Zatoichi is planning on retiring, yet his village is besieged by outlaws; eventually he fights, then befriends YojimboSee more details below

Overview

In Zatoichi vs. Yojimbo, one of many Japanese samurai films starring the blind swordsman Zatoichi (Shintaro Katsu), he has to battle Yojimbo (Toshiro Mifune), the title character from Akira Kurosawa's famous film. At the beginning of the film, Zatoichi is planning on retiring, yet his village is besieged by outlaws; eventually he fights, then befriends Yojimbo on his way to securing his village. The movie is a light-hearted parody of samurai films and a comic take on the genre, boasting a wonderfully funny performance from Mifune.

Product Details

Release Date:
08/26/2003
UPC:
0737187004575
Original Release:
1970
Source:
Animeigo
Region Code:
1
Presentation:
[Wide Screen]
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Stereo]
Time:
1:56:00

Special Features

Trailer ; Character bios; Interactive program notes

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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Chapter 1 [4:10]
2. Chapter 2 [6:42]
3. Chapter 3 [5:35]
4. Chapter 4 [5:54]
5. Chapter 5 [8:41]
6. Chapter 6 [5:02]
7. Chapter 7 [7:29]
8. Chapter 8 [6:07]
9. Chapter 9 [8:28]
10. Chapter 10 [6:27]
11. Chapter 11 [5:29]
12. Chapter 12 [7:09]
13. Chapter 13 [5:54]
14. Chapter 14 [6:18]
15. Chapter 15 [5:48]
16. Chapter 16 [7:10]
17. Chapter 17 [7:15]
18. Chapter 18 [5:50]

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