The Shogun's Samurai
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Watch The Shogun's Samurai (1978) : Online Movies Following the death of the second Tokugawa shogun, it is revealed that he was poisoned by retainers of his son Iemitsu in hopes of gaining him the shogunate despite the stammer and birthmark which undermine his respect. Iemitsu and his brother Tadanaga become bitter rivals for the shogunate, and the land is split into factions, eventually erupting into warfare. Iemitsu's mentor, his fencing instructor Yagyu, is fixated upon securing Iemitsu the shogunate and ends up betraying everyone, even his own family, in pursuit of the goal.

Release Date:Jan 01, 1978
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Production Company:Toei Company
Production Countries:Japan
Casts:Kinnosuke Nakamura, Sonny Chiba, Hiroki Matsukata, Teruhiko Saigô, Reiko Ôhara, Yoshio Harada, Isao Natsuyagi, Mikio Narita, Toshirō Mifune, Hiroyuki Sanada, Mayumi Asano
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