Original name: 忠臣蔵 花の巻・雪の巻
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Duration: 207 min.
The story tells of a group of samurai who were left leaderless (becoming ronin) after their daimyo (feudal lord) was forced to commit seppuku (ritual suicide) for assaulting a court official named Kira Yoshinaka, whose title was Kōzuke no suke. The ronin avenged their master's honor after patiently waiting and planning for over a year to kill Kira. In turn, the ronin were themselves forced to commit seppuku for committing the crime of murder.
atmospheric, epic, serious, realistic, melancholic, breathtaking, reflective, colourful, cerebral, stylized ...
samurai, revenge, vengeance, sword fight, martial arts, lone wolves, master warrior, storytelling, sacrifice, childhood, wartime, bollywood, culture clash, twists & turns, redemption, life & death, betrayal, heroic mission, mentor, literature, seppuku, military life, fantasy world, death, destiny ...
18th century, middle ages, 19th century
japan, asia, tokyo