Shintarô Katsu

The Great Wall
7.1
SD

The Great Wall

In 221 BC, Qin Shihuangdi conquered the rest of China. Qin’s great accomplishments and also his serious faults are showed in this film. Qin ...
Hoodlum Soldier: Rebel in the Army
6.8
SD

Hoodlum Soldier: Rebel in the Army

The last in the Heitai Yakuza series, and the only other entry directed by Masumura, as well as the only one in color. On the Chinese front, ...
Hanzo the Razor: Who’s Got the Gold?
6.7
HD

Hanzo the Razor: Who’s Got the Gold?

Hanzo extracts a confession from a ghost using his assaulting methods, foils thieves, connects with Heisuke Takei a friend from his youth, offers ...
The Gay Masquerade
6.7

The Gay Masquerade

The film won 1959 Blue Ribbon Awards for best actor Raizo Ichikawa and for best cinematography Kazuo Miyagawa. The film also won 1959 Kinema ...
The Demon of Mount Oe
6.7

The Demon of Mount Oe

A demon-faced monster seeking revenge appears in the forms of a gigantic ox and a huge spider! The young Genji warrior protects the Fujiwara Clan ...
Jirocho – The Chivalrous
6.9
SD

Jirocho – The Chivalrous

The exciting story of Jirocho and his yakuza gang that controlled the area of the Tokaido during the latter days of the samurai era. Awesome ...
Jirocho Fuji
7.4
SD

Jirocho Fuji

1959  

Jirocho Fuji

An all-star cast from Daiei Film Company has made “the ultimate Jirocho movie” about the legendary yakuza Shimizu no Jirocho, the ...
Enchanted Princess
6.6
SD

Enchanted Princess

Once upon a time, Okuro(Ayako Wakao), a young female racoon, lived poorly with her drunken father. One day after they’d disguised ...
The Loyal 47 Ronin
7.1
SD

The Loyal 47 Ronin

Japan, 1701. A group of samurai become rônin after their lord is forced to commit seppuku for assaulting a court official, who will become the ...
An Osaka Story
7.1
SD

An Osaka Story

A poor peasant, after years of scraping, becomes a rich and powerful Osaka merchant. Mizoguchi Kenji’s final project; he died before ...
The Two Musashis
6.5
SD

The Two Musashis

During the reign of Shogun Hidetada, both Hirate Musashi and Okamoto Musashi strive to become the finest swordsman in the land by defeating the ...
Nichiren and the Great Mongol Invasion
6.7
SD

Nichiren and the Great Mongol Invasion

During the 1200’s, legendary Buddhist monk Nichiren returns from his studies to lead Japan out of moral crisis and prepare to fight Mongol ...
Hidden Story of the Yagyu Clan
6.3
SD

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 ...
Hanzo the Razor: Sword of Justice
6.8
SD

Hanzo the Razor: Sword of Justice

Fearless Edo-period police inspector Hanzo Itami, nicknamed The Razor, has developed his own unique way of extracting information for his ...
Ronin-gai
6.8
720P

Ronin-gai

1990  

Ronin-gai

Near the end of Japanese civil war, several disgraced ronin living in Edo’s red light district attempt to regain their honor by defending a ...
Tenchu!
7.7
HD

Tenchu!

1969  

Tenchu!

A ronin desperately seeks a way out of financial straits; he allies with the Tosa clan under the ruthless leader Takechi, who quickly takes advantage.
Buddha
6.6
SD

Buddha

1961  

Buddha

The life of the Buddha Shakamuni.
Samurai Vendetta
6.7
SD

Samurai Vendetta

Two amiable samurai wind up on opposite sides of the vendetta between Lord Asano’s retainers and the family of Lord Kira that led to the ...
The Great White Tiger Platoon
5.0
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 ...
Zatoichi
Zatoichi

Zatoichi

1989  

Zatoichi

Older, wiser but still a wandering loner, the blind, peace-loving masseur Ichi seeks a peaceful life in a rural village. When he’s caught ...
Zatôichi the Outlaw
7.2
Zatoichi

Zatôichi the Outlaw

When a local gambling house kidnaps some peasants because they failed to pay their debts, a rival gambling house pays their debts and sets them free.
Zatôichi’s Conspiracy
7.3
Zatoichi

Zatôichi’s Conspiracy

Zatoichi, the famed blind swordsman, returns to his home village for the first time in many years. He is befriended by Omiyo, who had the same ...
#24: Zatôichi in Desperation
7.1
Zatoichi

#24: Zatôichi in Desperation

After accidentally causing the death of an old lady, Zatoichi tries to do right by buying the lady’s daughter’s freedom from a brothel – ...
Zatôichi at Large
7,2
Zatoichi

Zatôichi at Large

Blind masseur and master swordsman Zatoichi finds a robbed and fatally wounded pregnant woman, whose baby he delivers before she dies. He takes ...
Zatôichi Meets the One-Armed Swordsman
7,3
Zatoichi

Zatôichi Meets the One-Armed Swordsman

Zatoichi is a blind massage therapist and swordsman who finds out that something troubling is taking place on the outskirts of town. After ...
Zatôichi Meets Yojimbo
7,1
Zatoichi

Zatôichi Meets Yojimbo

With a price on his head, Ichi seeks tranquillity in a favorite village. Since his last visit, it has fallen prey to Boss Masagoro, the son of a ...
The Magoichi Saga
6.9

The Magoichi Saga

Lord Oda Nobunaga gains control of nearly all of Japan and tries to enlist the aid of Magoichi and his 3.000 gunners.
Devil’s Temple
7.4
SD

Devil’s Temple

An abandoned temple in the mountains outside of the old capital city of Kyoto is the scene of a fated meeting between a traveling priest, two ...
Samaritan Zatôichi
7.4
Zatoichi

Samaritan Zatôichi

Zatoichi is forced to kill a young man who owes a debt to a yakuza boss. Moments later, his sister Osode arrives with the money she earned ...