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Akai kage-bôshi (1962)

Fifteen years after Ishida Mitsunari lost in the battle of Sekigahara, Tokugawa Ieyasu foresees his unavoidable battle with Toyotomi Hideyori and goes into Fushimi Castle. At the night, ... See full summary »

Director:

Shigehiro Ozawa

Writers:

Yoshitake Hisa (screenplay), Renzaburô Shibata (story)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Yaoei Akechi Yaoei Akechi ... Hagie
Koji Arima Koji Arima ... Seiemon Moritaya
Iwao Daimaru Iwao Daimaru ... Shizenbô Haguroyama
Kogiku Hanayagi Kogiku Hanayagi ... Kasuga no tsubone
Kensaku Hara Kensaku Hara ... Jûrôbei Higuchi
Mikijirô Hira ... Jûrôzaemon Mizuno
Masao Hori Masao Hori ... Shimbei Okuyama
Ryôsuke Kagawa Ryôsuke Kagawa ... Jebei Ôkuniya
Masuo Kamiki Masuo Kamiki ... Kyûnoshin Wada
Hiroshi Katô Hiroshi Katô ... Tônosuke Kondô
Mitsukazu Kawamura Mitsukazu Kawamura ... Kurôemon Yamakawa
Michiyo Kogure ... Hahakage
Jûshirô Konoe Jûshirô Konoe ... Hanzô Hattori
Michimaro Kotabe Michimaro Kotabe ... Bansaku Ishizuka
Kazutarô Kuni Kazutarô Kuni ... Den'nosuke Fukuhara
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Storyline

Fifteen years after Ishida Mitsunari lost in the battle of Sekigahara, Tokugawa Ieyasu foresees his unavoidable battle with Toyotomi Hideyori and goes into Fushimi Castle. At the night, Hattori Hanzo, the leader of 36 Iga members who were performing as guards of the castle, perceives the existence of a ninja and captures the sneaker. Unexpectedly, the ninja turns out to be a woman, and Hanzo rapes her. Years later, when the nation is under the rule of Iemitsu, the third Tokugawa shogunate, a magician pair of a mother and her child appears in a busy area in Edo. The mother is the woman ninja, who is actually a daughter of Mitsunari. The pair of mother and son ninjas is waiting for the opportunity to take revenge. They learn the opportunity has come, hearing that Iemitsu will hold a martial arts tournament on the premises of one of his direct retainer, Mizuno Jurozaemon. The winner will be awarded with 10 swords that were captured from Toyotomi family's ware-house. Wakakage, the son ... Written by KUROTOKAGI GUMI

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Country:

Japan

Release Date:

24 December 1962 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

The Red Shadow See more »

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