"Shintaro Katsu's Zatoichi"
Directed by Shintaro Katsu
Shintaro Katsu reprised his most recognized role for
one last time in the 26th entry in the Zatoichi series, written and
directed by Katsu, as well. A slick, big budget affair, Zatoichi
follows the nomadic, blind masseur/samurai swordsman on his continued
adventures through the Japanese countryside. Letterboxed. Japanese with
English subtitles. 126 minutes.
DVD includes liner notes by Ric Meyers (Inside
KungFu Magazine) and an art gallery.