Samurai Rebellion
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Samurai Rebellion

General info
Original title: Joi-Uchi: Hairyo Tsuma Shimatsu
Country: Japan
Year: 1967
Genre: Drama
IMDB Rating: 8.2 2685 votes
Plot: During peace in 1725, aging swordsman Isaburo is living a henpecked life when his clan lord requests that Isaburo's son marry the lord's mistress, with whom he's displeased, even though she's born him a son. Isaburo wants to refuse, but his son Yogoro accepts the woman, Ichi, and they fall deeply in love. Their love renews Isaburo, so when the clan lord's elder son dies and the lord sends for Ichi to return to his side as mother of his heir, Isaburo opposes his lord. Yogoro and Ichi, who now have a baby daughter, stand with him. The clan orders their suicide, then sends soldiers to kill them. Isaburo's only hope is to take his case to Edo to expose the clan's cruelty. Can he?
Movie info
Language: Japanese
Colormode: Black and White
Running time: 127

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Filmmakers

Kobayashi, MasakiKOBAYASHI Masaki
director
Hashimoto, ShinobuHASHIMOTO Shinobu
writer
TAKIGUCHI Yasuhiko
writer
TAKEMITSU Tôru
composer
Persons

Cast

Mifune, ToshirôMIFUNE Toshirô
as Isaburo Sasahara
TSUKASA Yôko
as Ichi Sasahara
EHARA Tatsuyoshi
as Bunzo Sasahara
Ichihara, EtsukoICHIHARA Etsuko
as Kiku
YAMAGATA Isao
as Shobei Tsuchiya
Nakadai, TatsuyaNAKADAI Tatsuya
as Tatewaki Asano
Kôyama, ShigeruKÔYAMA Shigeru
as Geki Takahashi
OTSUKA Michiko
as Suga Sasahara
Matsumura, TatsuoMATSUMURA Tatsuo
as Lord Masakata Matsudaira
MISHIMA Masao
as Sanzaemon Yanase
HAMAMURA Jun
as Hyoemon Shiomi
YAMADA Emi
as Shiomi's wife
SASAKI Takamaru
as Kenmotsu Sasahara
FUKUHARA Hideo
as Sahei
KAWAJIRI Noriko
as Nui
KOBAYASHI Tetsuko
as Otama
YAMAOKA Hisama
as Sannjo Kasai's mother
HITO Tomoko
as Yoshino
AOKI Yoshio
as Takazo Komiya
Katô, TakeshiKATÔ Takeshi
as Yogoro Sasahara (as Go Kato)



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