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Sanada Yukimura no bouryaku (1979)

Generel Sanada, seeking retribution for the murder of his father and a lost battle, both conceived by the Shogun, devises a series of brilliant plans to thwart the Shogun's overwhelming strength.

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Sadao Nakajima
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Hiroki Matsukata Hiroki Matsukata ... Sanada Yukimura
Minori Terada Minori Terada ... Kirigakure Saizo
Teruhiko Aoi Teruhiko Aoi ... Sarutobi Sasuke
Guts Ishimatsu Guts Ishimatsu ... Unno Rokuro
Takashi Noguchi Takashi Noguchi ... Mochizuki Rokuro
Kensaku Morita Kensaku Morita ... Kakei Juzo
Shôhei Hino Shôhei Hino ... Anayama Kosuke
Masataka Iwao Masataka Iwao ... Yuri Kamanosuke
Fujita Okamoto Fujita Okamoto ... Nezu Jinpachi
Hiroyuki Sanada ... Miyoshi Isa / Yoon Sam-yeong
Yôko Akino Yôko Akino ... Miyoshi Seikai / Julia Ota
Chiezô Kataoka Chiezô Kataoka ... Sanada Masayuki
Tatsuo Umemiya Tatsuo Umemiya ... Sanada Nobuyuki
Midori Hagio Midori Hagio ... Sanada Aya
Eizô Kitamura Eizô Kitamura ... Anayama Kohei
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Generel Sanada, seeking retribution for the murder of his father and a lost battle, both conceived by the Shogun, devises a series of brilliant plans to thwart the Shogun's overwhelming strength.

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

1 September 1979 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Death of the Shogun See more »

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Production Co:

Toei Company See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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A good film about a real person
15 January 2001 | by chico-26See all my reviews

This is a film about a real person. Sanada Yukimura fought a war against Tokugawa Ieyeasu. In the beginning the film shows Yukimura fighting to defend the Osaka Castle. He used very unconventional methods, wich were not approved by the other defenders. When the Osaka campaign was lost, Sanada is shown dedicating all his efforts to assassinate the shogun Ieyeasu. There are several attempts one more interesting than the other. There is also magic ( Ninja employed by Sanada). There is a lot of first class action.The film is bound to interest all viewers that like "Samurai" films .I liked it very much


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