The Gambling Samurai
The Gambling Samurai ★★ Kunisada Chuji 1960
A samurai returns to his village to find it besieged by a ruthless government. Instead of attacking, he bides his time and works to undermine the government—finally achieving his revenge. In Japanese with English subtitles. 101m/C VHS . JP Toshiro Mifune, Michiyo Aratama; D: Senkichi Taniguchi.