Zatoichi and the Doomed Man
Zatoichi and the Doomed Man (1965)

When the blind swordsman Zatoichi (Shintaro Katsu) is thrown into jail in a gambling raid, he encounters a man who has been sentenced to death for a crime of which he isn't guilty. The blind warrior tries to help him upon his release.… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 18, 1965
DVD Release Date: August 19, 2003
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Brian Mckay

While I'll still take a mediocre ZATOICHI movie over a crappy Hollywood film of the present day, this one leaves the viewer with a sense of unfinished business

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Luke Baldock
Once again our favourite blind swordfighter is sucked into a dangerous plot. He is asked by a man sentenced to death, to go to the two men that can clear his… More
Chris Browning
Another great Ichi film and one that saves up it's action and stunningly choreographed battles for the final half of the film. The story is built up and… More
Anthony Valletta
Attempts to break out of the formula, and succeeds.