By Owen Gleiberman
Updated March 17, 2020 at 03:07 AM EDT
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The Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi

B
type
  • Movie

Takeshi Kitano revives the hero of Japanese action cinema. Zatoichi is faster than Zorro, Achilles, or Freddy Krueger. When he draws his blade, the movie turns into slasher heaven, but as storytelling it’s awful.

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The Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi

type
  • Movie
mpaa
  • R
runtime
  • 115 minutes
director

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