Friday, August 19, 2016
Welcome to Episode 5 of The Bind Podsmen. Tonight we are checking out Movie #4 in the Zatoichi series: Zatoichi The Fugitive (1963).
Synopsis:A yakuza gang targets the blind masseur Zatoichi after he defeats their group in a wrestling match. Meanwhile a long lost love of Zatoichi's returns to his life.
Directed by Tokuzu Tanaka and starring Shintaro Katsu.
We also have a new Blind Leading the Blind.
Wednesday, August 3, 2016
Tonight's episode we explore the third film and first color entry in the Zatoichi series, The New Tale of Zatoichi (1963). Starring Shintaro Katsu as he returns for the third time as the blind swordsman.
Synopsis: "Wishing to find peace, Zatoichi travels to his old village but only finds trouble when he ends up in a love triangle and finds old scores have followed him home."