4 movies


December 23, 2016

Two Jesuit priests travel to seventeenth century Japan which has, under the Tokugawa shogunate, banned Catholicism and almost all foreign contact.


September 11, 1963

Peace in 17th-century Japan causes the Shogunate's breakup of warrior clans, throwing thousands of samurai out of work and into poverty. An honorable end to such fate under the samurai code is ritual suicide, or hara-kiri.


August 26, 2017

A movie adaptation of a novel based on the Battle of Sekigahara. The famous battle determined the ruler for Japan and marked the beginning of the rise of the Tokugawa shogunate.

The Dagger of Kamui

January 1, 1985

Young Jiro finds his mother and sister murdered at home; falsely accused, he flees to a new life and trains to be an assassin.