The Tale of Zatoichi Cast, Box Office Collection, Budget, Storyline

The Tale of Zatoichi

This Japanese adventure is the first in what would become a long series of films chronicling the many adventures of Zatoichi, the blind gambler and former samurai, who travels the islands of Japan to play dice games, give massages, and right any wrongs he runs across. In this outing, he finds himself trying to stop a terrible gang war in the Shimosa prefecture.

Release date: Apr 18, 1962
Production Company: Criterion Collection
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Genre: Action & Adventure,Art House & International,Drama

The Tale of Zatoichi Caste and Crew
Director: Kenji Misumi
Shintarô Katsu,Shigeru Amachi,Chitose Maki,Masayo Mari,Gen Mitamura,Ryuzo Shimada