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The Swordsman

Miyamoto Musashi

Directed by Kenji Mizoguchi
Japan, 1944


Shinobu and her brother Genichiro plead with the famous swordsman Musashi Miyamoto to teach them swordsmanship to avenge their father’s death. The killers of their father see the sister and brother practicing with Miyamoto, and so enlist the help of another powerful swordsman, Kojiro Sasaki.

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The Swordsman Directed by Kenji Mizoguchi

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