The Twilight Samurai
- Original title
Tasogare seibei (The Twilight Samurai)
- Running time
- 129 min.
Yôji Yamada, Yoshitaka Asama (Novels: Shuuhei Fujisawa)
Shochiku Company / Nippon Television Network / Eisei Gekijo / Hakuhodo / Nippon Shuppan Hanbai / Sumitomo Corporation
Drama | Feudal Japan. 19th Century. Samurai
- Synopsis / Plot
- 19th century Japan. Seibei, a just-widowed samurai, struggles to care for his senile mother and two young daughters. He holds back from a possible remarriage, self-conscious about his poverty. When ordered to kill a skilled rebel swordsman, he can't evade his dangerous duty.
: Nominated for Oscar: Best Foreign Language Picture
: Berlin Film Festival: Official Selection
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