KOJIRO'S TURNING SWALLOW CUT (Kojiro Tsubame Gaeshi)
1961 – B&W – 80 min. – REMASTERED Academy Standard (4:3)
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Starring: KATSU Shintaro
NAKAMURA Tamao, KONDO Mieko
INOUE Akiko, CHIBA Tetsuya
Directed by: TASAKA Katsuhiko
COURTESY OF ICHIBAN
Katsu Shintaro puts in a masterful performance as the great Sasaki Kojiro, one of Japan's most renowned swordsmen in this tale about young Kojiro's early training in the martial arts. Co-starring Katsu's future wife, actress Nakamura Tamao, they cover a tragic, yet violent story of a love that was never to be, while honor and swordsmanship were held to the highest level. See how Kojiro found his way to becoming one of Japan's top swordsmen and a bright light in the history of Japan!