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 The Criterion Channel, streaming with subscription on Kanopy, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and 1 other. It's an action & adventure and biography movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.4 (5,155 votes).
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Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel & Kanopy).
Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Prime Video).
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Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.
#677 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel
#1112 Ranked in History Movies
#1466 Ranked in Movies on Kanopy
Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.4 (5,155 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.