GOLDEN PEACOCK CASTLE - THE COMPLETE SAGA
(Shin Shokoku Monogatari Ogon Kujaku-jo)
1961 – color – 220 minutes 2 DVDs – Remastered Anamorphic Widescreen (16:9)
Starring: SAWAMURA Totsuben
YAMASHIRO Shingo, SATOMI Kotaro
Directed by: MATSUMURA Masaharu
COURTESY OF ICHIBAN
Black magic, sorcery and special effects abound in this classic tale of evil wizards and noble samurai heros. When master of the dark arts Genkuro helps Gondaiyu’s pirates to capture the Golden Peacock Castle a powerful force is unleashed that slaughters almost all of the peaceful clan living there. Vowing to avenge the brutal massacre the few survivors led by Young Lord Sakon manage to escape and retaliate in kind in this Toei super ninja extravaganza.