Zatoichi is an itinerant blind masseur and gambler. However, he also happens to be a lightning-fast swordsman. Wielding his special shikomi-zue cane sword, Zatoichi lives staunchly by a code of honor and delivers justice in every town and village he enters.
Contains digitally restored versions of all 25 original Zatoichi films made between 1962 and 1973 with new English subtitle translations, plus a book featuring essays, short stories, and 25 new illustrations.
Special Features: 1978 Documentary The Blind Swordsman about Zatoichi actor Shintaro Katsu, interview with Tony Rayns, Trailers for all 25 films.
Spoken Languages: Japanese, English subtitles.