2014 – Color – 240 min. – Digital Anamorphic Widescreen (16:9)
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From the original novel by: YOSHIKAWA Eiji
Spectacular action packed new version of the classic story from the same
fight direction team that created Rurouni Kenshin!
Starring: KIMURA Takuya
SAWAMURA Ikki, MAKI Yoko
TAKAOKA Saki, BAISHO Mitsuko
Directed by: KANEFUKU Ryosuke
Multi-talented actor/singer Kimura Takuya breathes new life into Japan’s greatest hero, Miyamoto Musashi in this brand new made for television mini-series based on the novel by Yoshikawa Eiji. While the story is a retelling of the familiar tale, the excitement level is brought to a fever pitch with the absolutely amazing action from the same team that created the movie Rurouni Kenshin. Unlike any of the previous versions of Musashi’s life and times, this film explodes with violence at a level never before seen in past versions of the master swordsman’s life. The cast features some of Japan’s most popular stars, such as Sawamura Ikki who plays Musashi’s lifelong rival Sasaki Kojiro, Takaoka Saki as Oko, Baisho Mitsuko as Old mother Honiden, and the beautiful Maki Yoko as Otsu, the love of Musashi’s life this is rousing entertainment that must be seen!