1959

Samurai Saga
7.1
SD

Samurai Saga

1959  

Samurai Saga

Edmund Rostand’s play Cyrano de Bergerac, transplanted to Japan. A poet-warrior with an oversized nose (matched only by his great heart) ...
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 ...
Fires on the Plain
8.0
HD

Fires on the Plain

In the closing days of WWII remnants of the Japanese army in Leyte are abandoned by their command and face certain starvation.
The Human Condition I: No Greater Love
8.6
SD

The Human Condition I: No Greater Love

A Japanese pacifist and socialist, unable to face the dire consequences of conscientious objection, is transformed by his attempts to compromise ...
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 ...
Blooded Spear
SD

Blooded Spear

In 1701, the ruling shogun Tokugawa Tsunayoshi placed Asano Takumi-no-kami Naganori, the lord of Ako, in charge of a reception of envoys from the ...
The Snow Flurry
7.0
SD

The Snow Flurry

After surviving the double suicide pact she made with her lover, a woman gives birth to their child.