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3.6
12 Ratings

The Shogun's Samurai

Yagyû ichizoku no inbô

Directed by Kinji Fukasaku
Japan, 1978
Action, Drama, Adventure

Synopsis

In this mesmerizing film about betrayal and justice, a shogun general has been murdered, and no one knows who is responsible. In time, the general’s younger son, Tadanaga, realizes that his older brother, Iemitsu, may be the culprit.

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The Shogun's Samurai Directed by Kinji Fukasaku

Awards & Festivals

Awards of the Japanese Academy

1979 | 5 nominations including: Best Film

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