Jidaigeki

Yoso
10
Raizo IchikawaSD

Yoso

1963

Yoso

Yoso is truly a lost classic, set in the Nara Era (710-794), from Kinugasa Teinosuke the same writer/director who gave us the recognized classic ...
The Whale God
6,7
Shintarô Katsu

The Whale God

This movie is based on the award-winning story by Uno Koichiro. Available for the first time with English subtitles. Directed by Tokizo Tanaka, ...
Kojiro’s Turning Swallow Cut
7,0
SD

Kojiro’s Turning Swallow Cut

The tale of Miyamoto Musashi has been told several times but watch how Sasaki Kojiro found his way to becoming one of Japan’s top swordsmen ...
The Gay Masquerade
0

The Gay Masquerade

Special release on Raizo Ichikawa’s 45th year jubilee The film won 1959 Blue Ribbon Awards for best actor Raizo Ichikawa and for best ...
Hidden Story of the Yagyu Clan
6,2

Hidden Story of the Yagyu Clan

It is brother against brother in this tale of love and betrayal within the famed Yagyu clan. In one of their earliest films together, superstars ...
The Ghost Cat of Ouma Crossing
6,2
SD

The Ghost Cat of Ouma Crossing

A kabuki actress is murdered by poison. Her pet cat laps its mistress’s blood and becomes a demon possessed by the vengeful murder victim.
The Great White Tiger Platoon
5,6
SD

The Great White Tiger Platoon

The Great White Tiger Platoon was part of the Aizu clan’s last ditch efforts to stop the advance of Imperial troops after the fall of the ...