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The Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi

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Original title
Zatoichi
Year
Running time
115 min.
Country
Japan Japan
Director
Screenwriter
Takeshi Kitano (Tale: Kan Shimozawa)
Music
Keiichi Suzuki
Cinematography
Katsumi Yanagishima, Hitoshi Takaya
Cast
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Producer
Office Kitano / Saito Entertainment / TV Asahi / Dentsu / Tokio FM / Bandai Visual
Genre
Action. Comedy | Feudal Japan. 19th Century. Samurai
Movie Groups
Zatoichi
New
Synopsis / Plot
Blind Zatoichi makes his living by gambling and giving massages. But behind his humble facade, Zatoichi is a master swordsman, gifted with lightning–fast draw and strokes of breathtaking precision. Zatoichi wanders into a town run by sinister gangs and a powerful samurai, and is soon destined for violent showdowns when he stumbles on two beautiful geishas avenging their parents‘ murder.
Awards
2003: Sitges Fantasy Film Festival: Best Movie, Soundtrack, Audience Award
2003: Venice: Silver Lion: Best Director
2003: Toronto Film Festival: People's Choice Award (Best Film)
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