The Lightning Sword (1962)

12/08/1962 (JP) AdventureCrimeDrama 1h 12m

Overview

Shinjiro is a rambler, a single sword carrying lone wolf with only his fighting skills to protect him. He doesn’t know where his road leads, only that he must find his lost sister, and the ronin who stole her away. The ronin that Shinjiro has sworn to kill. On the road he’ll find his sister and test his blade against his bitter enemy. He also encounters a lost boy searching for his father, a boy he will swear to protect, and find his own lost love, a daughter of the yakuza who draws him into a frenzied and bloody battle between rival yakuza gangs for the control of a frightened town.

  1. Bin Kato

    Director

  2. Minoru Inuzuka

    Screenplay

  3. Teinosuke Kinugasa

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Tomisaburō Wakayama

    Tomisaburō Wakayama

    Shinjiro of Misaki

  2. Shigeru Amachi

    Shigeru Amachi

    Higashinosuke Yamagata

  3. Ryûzô Shimada

    Ryûzô Shimada

    Tokusaburō

  4. Mieko Kondō

    Mieko Kondō

    Oyo

  5. Eigorô Onoe

    Eigorô Onoe

    Yamagoro

  6. Jun'ichirô Narita

    Jun'ichirô Narita

    Asanosuke

  7. Chitose Maki

    Chitose Maki

    Orryu

  8. Reiko Fujiwara

    Kaede / Fumie

  9. Yûji Nanto

    Takuro

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Full Cast & Crew

The Lightning Sword
The Lightning Sword

Original Title 抜打ち鴉

Status Released

Original Language Japanese

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