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The Abe Clan

Abe ichizoku

Directed by Kinji Fukasaku
Japan, 1995
Drama, TV Movie


The 19 vassals of Lord Hosokawa ask permission to commit harakiri with him, as a demonstration of their loyalty. Only Yaichiemon Abe is refused permission, forced instead into the vassalage of his lord’s successor.

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The Abe Clan Directed by Kinji Fukasaku

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