Zatoichi is forced to kill a young man who owes a debt to a yakuza boss. Moments later, his sister Osode arrives with the money she earned (prostituting herself) to pay his debts. The bosses true motives are revealed and he attempts to steal Osode even though the debt is paid. Zatoichi realizes his grievous error and protects the girl from the gang. Osode and Zatoichi are caught in a dilemma as she must rely on her brother's killer for protection and Zatoichi wrestles with the injustice he has caused.Samaritan Zatoichi featuring Shintarô Katsu and Yoshiko Mita is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and available for rent or purchase on Prime Video. It's an action & adventure and drama movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (1,162 votes).
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Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel).
Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Prime Video).
Not available to watch free online.
Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.
#1155 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel
#9669 Ranked in Action & Adventure Movies
#29850 Ranked in Drama Movies
Samaritan Zatoichi has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (1,162 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.