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Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi, The

Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi, The(2003)

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Brief Synopsis

Zatoichi is a 19th century blind nomad who makes his living as a gambler and masseur. However, behind this humble facade, he is a master swordsman gifted with a lightning-fast draw and breathtaking precision. While wandering, Zatoichi discovers a remote mountain village at the mercy of Ginzo, a ruth

Cast & Crew

Takeshi Kitano Director
Tadanobu Asano Hattori The Ronin
Michio Ogusu Aunt O-Ume
Yui Natsukawa O-Shino--Gennosuke Hattori'S Wife
Yuko Daike O-Kinu, The Geisha
Daigoro Tachibana Osei, The Geisha
Akira Emoto Tavern Owner
Katsumi Yanagijima Director Of Photography
Takeshi Kitano Screenwriter
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  R Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  2003 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Distributions Co:  Miramax Films
Sound:  Production Co:  Tv Asahi .....Production Company, Dentsu .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Bandai Visual Company .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Office Kitano .....Production Company, Vertigo Films (Spain) .....Theatrical Distributor, Concorde Filmverleih Gmbh .....Theatrical Distributor, Sandrew Metronome Filmdistribution As .....Theatrical Distributor, Cineart .....Theatrical Distributor, Golden Scene .....Theatrical Distributor, Curzon Film World .....Theatrical Distributor, Frenetic Films .....Theatrical Distributor, Norsk Filmdistribusjon .....Theatrical Distributor, .....Theatrical Distributor, Sandrew Metronome Distribution Finland Oy .....Theatrical Distributor, Filmladen Gmbh .....Theatrical Distributor, Bac Films Distribution .....Theatrical Distributor, Shaw Organization (Singapore) .....Theatrical Distributor, Sandrew Metronome Distribution Sverige Ab (Sweden) .....Theatrical Distributor, Miramax Films .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, Mikado Film .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, Miramax Films .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, Shochiku Company, Ltd. .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures International .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, Celluloid Dreams .....Foreign Distribution Sales, U.K. Film Council .....Financier
Duration(mins):  Country:  Japan (JP)
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  • The Blind Swordsman

    Jamie 2012-08-04

    Well done film, packed full of action an drama. A must see. MORE>