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Twilight Samurai

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Veteran filmmaker Yoji Yamada -- who is perhaps most famous for cranking out most of the 48 films of the Tora-san series -- directs this good-natured drama set in the waning years of the Edo period (1600-1867). Read More
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Seibei Iguchi
Tomoe Iinuma
Chobei Kursaka
Toyotaro Koda
Michinojo Iinuma
Zenemon Yogo
Ito Iguchi
Kayana Iguchi
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December 31, 2011
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Excellent movie about a transitional period in Japanese culture. The actors and the plot keep your attention, not fake martial arts.
May 04, 2010
drarthurwells
Really well done, entertaining story, accurately, depicts the Japanese character in transitioning to the modern era after the end of the 19 th century, with the disappearance of the Samurai.

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