The Fall of Ako Castle

Also Known As

Ako-Jo danzetsu ( Japan ), Last of the Ako Clan ( International ), Swords of Vengeance ( USA ), The Fall of Ako Castle ( USA ), Upadek zamku Ako ( Poland )

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The Fall of Ako Castle

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Sonny Chiba

Kazuemon Fuwa

Kinnosuke Nakamura

Kuranosuke Ohishi

Tsunehiko Watase

Heihachiro Kobayashi

Masaomi Kondo

Hashimoto

Storyline

This is the story of "The Forty-Seven Ronin." Based on historical events in 1701 -- 1702, the movie tells the tale of the Asano clan's downfall and the revenge of its former samurai on the perpetrator of the catastrophe. Lord Asano was goaded, or tricked, into drawing his sword inside the Shogun's palace -- a crime which carried the death penalty. The newly installed Shogun was furious at Asano and ordered all his clan's assets seized, meaning some 20,000 samurai and ... more


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Lizzy

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I cant fathom parting with my money to see it despite the good reviews.16 February 2012

I cant fathom parting with my money to see it despite the good reviews.

Mad About Movies

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Thanks22 January 2012

Thanks for commenting, helps us to know if we should check it out.

Lizzy

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C+

Thanks for that comment good to know07 February 2011

Thanks for that comment good to know

kunchak

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B+

Comments01 September 2010

Traditional Japanese martial arts movie worth watching .

Mad About Movies

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C+

Question26 July 2010

Has anyone seen this, is it worth watching.

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