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Zatoichi 1: Tale of Zatoichi

Zatôichi monogatari

directed by Kenji Misumi
Japan, 1962
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This Japanese adventure is the first in what would become a long series of films chronicling the many adventures of Zatoichi, the blind gambler and former samurai, who travels the islands of Japan to play dice games, give massages, and right any wrongs he runs across.

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