Thursday, 22 April 2010

Japan Society: Double-Edged Sword Series

The continuation of the Monthly Classics Double-Edged Sword series is this Saturday at Japan Society. This second-to-last screening marks the final appearance of Shintaro Katsu’s Zatoichi in our series as well as the introduction of Raizo Ichikawa’s Nemuri Kyoshiro in “The Sword of Seduction,” AKA “Sleepy Eyes of Death 4.”

New Tale of Zatoichi
新・座頭市物語 (Shin Zatoichi monogatari)
Directed by Tokuzo Tanaka, 1963
Saturday, April 24, 2010, 5:00 PM

Nemuri Kyoshiro At Bay:
The Sword of Seduction
A.K.A. Sleepy Eyes of Death 4
眠狂四郎 女妖剣 (Nemuri Kyoshiro Joyo Ken)
Directed by Kazuo Ikehiro, 1964
Saturday, April 24, 2010, 7:00 PM

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