|  Buy to Own: 23/01/2006
  |  104 min
Rated 12 by the BBFC
Assassination Film Poster


Japanese period drama, set in 1853 when Japan started to open to the western world and when civil conflict led to the collapse of the Tokugawa regime. Hachiro (Tetsuro Tamba) is an ambitious ronin whose allegiance drifts between the Emperor and the Shogunate, and who tries against the odds to prevent Japan from sliding into civil war.

Contains moderate violence, sex and language
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