The Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi 2003
Amazon Instant Video
|Genres||Drama, International, Music, Action, Comedy|
|Starring||Takeshi Kitano, Tadanobu Asano|
|Supporting actors||Michiyo Ôkusu, Gadarukanaru Taka, Daigorô Tachibana, Yûko Daike, Yui Natsukawa, Ittoku Kishibe, Saburô Ishikura, Akira Emoto, Ben Hiura, Kohji Miura, Hideboh, Ron II, Suji, Noriyasu, Makoto Ashikawa, Tsumami Edamame, Kosuke Ohta, Yoshiyuki Morishita|
|MPAA rating||R (Restricted)|
|Rental rights||24 hour viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
This is my favorite Samurai film ever.
The pacing of the story is very nice. the blend of character developement and action is beautiful, as well as the blending of CGI into the action sequences.
Takeshi takes a well known character and without changing the feel of the character, he gives him a vivid personality that comes out well on the screen.
I did not enjoy this movie, it betrayed what Zatoichi believed, practiced and stood for in his travels. Read morePublished 1 month ago by W. R. Jones
On of the greatest movies ever. I like to think even if you don't like subtitles, this is still enjoyable.Published 2 months ago by JW
Really enjoyed Kitano's rendering of Okumura Toshio san, (Katsu Shintaro san), Zatoichi character. Found the characters well developed. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Rei
Japanese megastar “Beat” Takeshi (Takeshi Kitano) set out to make a Zatoichi film that was different from the rest, of which there are many. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Dale Miller
I really enjoyed this film I really enjoyed the poetic license that they took with the character. You may read reviews where people describe zatoichi as a blind samurai and he is... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Jefe
Awesome! If you're into blades this is a great flick and has entertaining plot. Learned two new sword techniques.Published 6 months ago by meat