Sword of the Beast
Legendary swordplay filmmaker Hideo Gosha's Sword of the Beast chronicles the flight of the low-level swordsman Gennosuke, who kills one of his ministers as part of a reform plot. His former comrades then turn on him, and this betrayal so shakes his sense of honor that he decides to live in the wild, like an animal. There he joins up with a motley group who are illegally mining the shogun’s gold, and, with the aid of another swordsman, gets a chance not just at survival but to recover his name and honor.Sword of the Beast featuring Mikijiro Hira and Gô Katô is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel. It's an action & adventure and drama movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (2,340 votes).
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Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel).
Not available to watch free online.
Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.
Not available to rent or buy.
#251 Ranked in Martial Arts Movies
#567 Ranked in Independent Movies
#865 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel
Sword of the Beast has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (2,340 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.