Zatoichi the Fugitive

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Main Details

  • Released in 1963
  • Color
  • Running Time: 86 min
  • Production Co: Daiei Motion Picture Company
  • Distribution Co: Dalei Studios (1963) (Japan) (theatrical)
  • Directed by Tokuzō Tanaka
  • Written by Minoru Inuzuka
  • Starring Shintaro Katsu, Miwa Takada, Sachiko Murase
  • Original Music by Akira Ifukube
  • Cinematography by Chishi Makiura

Plot Summary

  • A yakuza gang targets the blind masseur Zatoichi after he defeats their group in a wrestling match. Meanwhile a long lost love of Zatoichi's returns to his life.
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