Zat*oichi monogatari [DVD videorecording] = Blind swordsman-- the tale of Zatoichi / a Daiei Co. Ltd. production ; screen play by Minoru Inuzuka ; director, Kenji Misumi.
Contributor(s): Inozuka, Minoru | Misumi, Kenji | Katsu, Shintar*o | Banri, Masayo | Shimada, Ry*uz*o | Mitamura, Gen | Amachi, Shigeru | Maki, Chitose | Yanagi, Eijiro | Makimura, Chishi | Suganuma, Kanji | Ifukube, Akira | Shimozawa, Kan | Daiei Kabushiki Kaisha | Home Vision Entertainment (Firm).Material type: FilmSeries: Zatōichi (Series): 1.Publisher: [Chicago?, Ill.] : Home Vision Entertainment, c2002Description: 1 videodisc (96 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 0780025709.Other title: Tale of Zatoichi [DVD videorecording] | Blind swordsman-- the tale of Zatoichi [DVD videorecording] | Zatoichi. The tale of Zatoichi [DVD videorecording] [Title on container:] | Zatoichi. 1, The tale of Zatoichi [DVD videorecording] [Title on container spine:].Subject(s): Yakuza -- DramaGenre/Form: Samurai films. | Feature films.DDC classification: 791.43/72
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DVD, Region 1, widescreen ed.
In Japanese with optional English subtitles.
Katsu Shintar*o, Masayo Banri, Ry*uz*o Shimada, Gen Mitamura, Shigeru Amachi, Chitose Maki, Eijiro Yanagi.
Director of photography, Chishi Makimura ; film editor, Kanji Suganuma ; music composer, Akira Ifukube.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1962.
Original story, Kan Shimosawa.
The first of a series of films set in medieval Japan about Ichi, a blind masseur who lives by the Yakuza code and uses his deadly cane sword against his enemies.