Movies & TV shows
Tragedy of the Coolie Samurai
Gonza was a handsome young laborer, a footman and spear-carrier, working hard for his meager wage. All Gonza wanted was to marry his young sweetheart, but despite their mutual poverty, her status as t...
In Search of Mother
Period piece about a young man who, because of his hard life alone in the world, has become a yakuza. When he hears that his mother may be living in Edo (Tokyo), he travels there, intent on finding he...
Happily Tied to the Road
A wandering gambler saves sisters who have no one to depend on.
The Edo Official and Apprentice
It's an extravaganza of entertainment as famous magistrate in disguise, Toyama no Kinshiro attempts to confront the elusive thief known as the "Long-Sleeve Burglar". Played to the hilt by Misora Hib...
A Spectacular Showdown
One of the great stories from Japan’s rich history comes to life in this true tale of the bloody showdown between two rival yakuza gangs in the 1840’s. The battle between Boss Sukegoro of Iioka and Bo...
Haruki Murakami is a successful family man and the head of a camera company. Unbeknownst to Murakami, his arrogant son oscillates between a mistress and a new lover who sings at a nightclub. When Mura...
Till We Meet Again
Sonejiro sacrifices all comfort to devote himself to research. Young housewife Yachiyo is disappointed with her husband Kappei, who is more attracted to mountain climbing and another girl. When Yachiy...
An early fantasy film starring Tomisaburô Wakayama.
Duel at Sundown
A remake of High Noon (1952) as a Japanese jidai-geki sword-fighting movie.
The story of Sanshiro, a strong stubborn youth, who travels into the city in order to learn martial arts. He discovered a new form of self- defense. Shiro Saigo is the main character.
Devoted Servant Naosuke
He devoted himself to his master. He lost his face in front of people. Oono lost his chance to earn money when he sold a fake antique to the lord. The lord was told it was fake by Okajima. Oono was hu...
The Greatest Man in the World
In the midst of the depression, two ronin rack their brains to come up with a dishonest scheme. Taking a man from the countryside, they fashion him into Ise Isenokami, the finest swordsman under the s...
The honor of a samurai is on the line when it becomes necessary to avenge his father's murder. The finale is on a night of fireworks.
In Search of Mother
His mother abandoned him as a child, so he had no choice but to live outside society. Even so, he grows up determined to reunite with her. Worried that she might be living in misery, he saves his mone...
Nanjo Mikisaburo is a young samurai trying to restore his ruined family to its past glory. Enduring the contempt and disdain of high-ranking samurai, Mikisaburo devotes himself to the way of the warri...