The 47 RoninDownloadable Video - 1942
Lord Asano resists a bribery attempt by a member of the Shogun's court. His honesty, however, is useless against the corruption of the administration, and he is forced to commit harakiri. His samurai retinue are dispersed as masterless ronin. The leader of the samurai, Oichi, plots with a loyal band of ronin to seek revenge for their master's dishonor.
Publisher: [Japan]: , Films sans frontières (Firm) [distridutor], , 
Copyright Date: ©1942
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (3 hr. 42 min. 0 sec.)) : sound, color
Alternative Title: Also released as: Genroku Chushingura