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Harakiri

Action & AdventureDrama19622h 15m
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#2006 Ranked Movie
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Harakiri (1962)

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8.6/10
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Action & Adventure Drama 19622h 15m

Down-on-his-luck veteran Tsugumo Hanshirō enters the courtyard of the prosperous House of Iyi. Unemployed, and with no family, he hopes to find a place to commit seppuku—and a worthy second to deliver the coup de grâce in his suicide ritual. The senior counselor for the Iyi clan questions the ronin’s resolve and integrity, suspecting Hanshirō of seeking charity rather than an honorable end. What follows is a pair of interlocking stories which lay bare the difference between honor and respect, and promises to examine the legendary foundations of the Samurai code.Harakiri featuring Tatsuya Nakadai and Akira Ishihama is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, streaming with subscription on Kanopy, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and 1 other. It's an action & adventure and drama movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 8.6 (54,175 votes).

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Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel and Kanopy).

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 2 services (iTunes and Prime Video).

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Harakiri has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.6 (54,175 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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Down-on-his-luck veteran Tsugumo Hanshirō enters the courtyard of the prosperous House of Iyi. Unemployed, and with no family, he hopes to find a place to commit seppuku—and a worthy second to deliver the coup de grâce in his suicide ritual. The senior counselor for the Iyi clan questions the ronin’s resolve and integrity, suspecting Hanshirō of seeking charity rather than an honorable end. What follows is a pair of interlocking stories which lay bare the difference between honor and respect, and promises to examine the legendary foundations of the Samurai code.

Age rating: N/A
Runtime: 2h 15m

Extra Information

Related Genres: Action & AdventureDrama
Related Tags: RevengeMedieval
Country of origin: Japan
Available to watch on: The Criterion ChannelKanopy
Original Release Date: Sep 15, 1962
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