Onibaba - The Masters of Cinema Series Blu-ray
Starring Nobuko Otowa, Jitsuko Yoshimura, Kei Satô, Taiji Tonomura, Michael Toshiyuki Uno, Jûkichi Uno, Senshô Matsumoto, Kentarô Kaji, Hosui Araya, Fudeko Tanaka
Directed by Kaneto Shindô
Kaneto Shindô directs this strange and violent Japanese folk tale, involving samurais, peasants, murder, passion, and revenge.
In medieval Japan, a widow (Jitsuko Yoshimura) and her mother-in-law (Noboku Otowa) survive by murdering passing samurai soldiers who are exhausted by the war and selling their armour for rice.
However, the arrival of Hachi (Kei Satô) threatens their cosy little arrangement...
- Format: Blu-ray
- Region: B
- Certification: (15)
- EAN: 5060000700923
- Catalogue number: EKA70092
- Studio: Eureka
- Release date: 25/02/2013
- Genre: Drama
- Colour: B/W