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Sword for Hire

Sengoku burai

Directed by Hiroshi Inagaki
Japan, 1952
Drama, Romance


A complex set of love triangles emerge among samurai and local women during the siege of a castle in the warring states era. Each man and each woman loves one and is loved by another. Finally only combat and self-sacrifice can untangle the weave.

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Sword for Hire Directed by Hiroshi Inagaki

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