Zatoichi Meets Yojimbo
Zatoichi Meets Yojimbo (1970)

In Zatoichi vs. Yojimbo, one of many Japanese samurai films starring the blind swordsman Zatoichi (Shintaro Katsu), he has to battle Yojimbo (Toshiro Mifune), the title character from Akira Kurosawa's famous film. At the beginning of… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: July 17, 1970
DVD Release Date: June 10, 2003
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Brian Mckay

Any reprisal of the Yojimbo character is a welcome one, even if the pairing of these two cinematic legends didn't quite produce as much chemistry as hoped for

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Luke Baldock
I'm a fan of the Zatoichi series, and absolutely love Yojimbo and Sanjuro. To see the two come together was a mouthwatering prospect, but I was still… More
Chris Browning
The 20th film in the Zatoichi saga, Zatoichi Meets Yojimbo is one of the most well known and features a great performance from the legendary Toshiro Mifune as… More
Saskia D.
Mifune and Shintaro in one movie!! Hahaa!
Curt C
Completely and ridiculously complex. Where's the amazing and breathtaking scenery I watch these Zatoichi films for? Poor Mifune makes the most of a bad… More
Tsubaki Sanjuro
A very solid entry in the Zatoichi series, with none other than Toshiro Mifune playing his type of role (a sarcastic bodyguard) and with Katsu Shin showing that… More