Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple
After years on the road establishing his reputation as Japan's greatest fencer, Takezo returns to Kyoto. Otsu waits for him, yet he has come not for her but to challenge the leader of the region's finest school of fencing. To prove his valor and skill, he walks deliberately into ambushes set up by the school's followers. While Otsu waits, Akemi also seeks him, expressing her desires directly. Meanwhile, Takezo is observed by Sasaki Kojiro, a brilliant young fighter, confident he can dethrone Takezo. After leaving Kyoto in triumph, Takezo declares his love for Otsu, but in a way that dishonors her and shames him. Once again, he leaves alone.Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple featuring Toshirō Mifune and Koji Tsuruta is streaming with subscription on HBO MAX, streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, streaming with subscription on Kanopy, and 2 others. It's an action & adventure and biography movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.4 (5,521 votes).
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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX, The Criterion Channel & Kanopy).
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.
#879 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel
#1100 Ranked in Movies on HBO MAX
#1288 Ranked in History Movies
Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.4 (5,521 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.