Japanese cult hero Zatoichi, who’s headlined dozens of films, is a fighter who wields a mighty sword although he’s blind. In The Festival of Fire, this wandering warrior blows into a town in which women aren’t treated without respect.
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Zatoichi 21: Zatoichi Goes to the Fire FestivalDirected byKenji Misumi
It may succumb to it's 70's sensibilities, but this may be the best film of the series. Very entertaining but also boundary-pushing, this 21st installment has more sexual content than before & one of the best villains to date. And when a samurai film also contains Tatsuya Nakadai & he's not the best villain, you've got an awesome jidaigeki film on your hands!