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Action & Adventure Drama 
19622h 15mOn: The Criterion Channel Kanopy Tags: Revenge Country: Japan

Aging samurai Hanshiro Tsugumo arrives at the home of Kageyu Saito and asks to commit a ritual suicide on the property, which Saito thinks is a ploy to gain pity and a job. Saito tells Tsugumo of another samurai, Motome Chijiiwa, who threatened suicide as a stratagem, only to be forced to follow through on the task. When Tsugumo reveals that Chijiiwa was his son-in-law, the disclosure sets off a fierce conflict.Harakiri featuring Tatsuya Nakadai and Rentarô Mikuni is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, streaming with subscription on Kanopy, available for rent on iTunes, and 1 other. It's an action & adventure and drama movie with a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 100% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.7 (34,382 votes).

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

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

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#529 Ranked Movie

#26 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

#37 Ranked in Revenge Movies

#40 Ranked in History Movies

Harakiri has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 100% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.7 (34,382 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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