Japanese Film: The Hidden Blade
The Hidden Blade, one of the most entertaining samurai films ever made. Set in 19th century Japan, the film tells the story of a young samurai, Munezo, who wants to restore his family’s good name, but struggles with his conscience when he is ordered by his lord to kill a lifelong friend. He also must decide whether to follow his heart and marry Kie, a poor servant who is below him in social class.
This film will be shown in Room 102 of the Classroom Building.