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6 Ratings

The Last Samurai

Okami yo rakujitsu o kire

Directed by Kenji Misumi
Japan, 1974
History, Adventure, Drama


Hideki Takahashi stars as Toranosuke, a disinherited son who finds new life by immersing himself in the true way of the Samurai.

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The Last Samurai Directed by Kenji Misumi

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  • Wee Hunk's rating of the film The Last Samurai

    This epic story starts right in with the sword battles. It has that florescent red color for the blood, and the crazy orange headdresses of the fighters to the black teeth of the Ohaguro. It's a time of transition though, as gunpowder and western clothes are seen in the big battles. Most fortunately of all, this has no Tom Cruise, despite similar time periods. It's a good movie for Misumi to go out on.

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