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Lone Wolf and Cub: Sword of Vengeance (live-action movie)

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Alternative title:
Kozure Ookami: Kowokashi Udekashi Tsukamatsuru (Japanese)
Lone Wolf and Cub: Child and Expertise for Rent
Sword of Vengance III
子連れ狼 子を貸し腕貸しつかまつる (Japanese)
Genres: drama
Themes: historical
Objectionable content: Intense
Plot Summary: In the feudal era of Japan, Ogami Itto is the elite executioner for the Shogun until the ruthless Yagyu clan frames him in an attempt to gain the position. His name dishonored and his wife murdered, Itto and his infant son Daigoro wander Japan as assassin for hire Lone Wolf and Cub. Ultimately, Ogami Itto strives for revenge against the Yagyu clan. (from manga, Kazuo Koike)
Running time: 84 minutes
Vintage: 1972
Premiere date:
1972-01-15 (Japan)
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Blu-ray (Region A)
    Lone Wolf and Cub - Complete 6-Film Blu-ray Collection (Sub.Blu-ray 1-2) 2012-09-25 (from $144.99)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Kenji Misumi
Screenplay: Kazuo Koike
Original Manga:
Goseki Kojima
Kazuo Koike
Art Director: Akira Naito
Director of Photography: Chishi Makiura
Action Choreography: Eiichi Kusumoto
Assistant Director: Mitsuaki Tsuji
Editing: Toshio Taniguchi
Lighting: Hiroshi Mimon
Production manager: Masahiko Inagaki
Sound Recording: Tsuchitaro Hayashi
Japanese companies
Film Processing: Tokyo Laboratory
Production: TOHO
English staff
English companies
Executive producer: Robert J. Woodhead
Distributor: Criterion
Licensed by: AnimEigo
English cast
(none)
Portuguese staff
Portuguese companies
(none)
Distributor: Versátil Home Vídeo (DVD-Brazil)
Portuguese cast
(none)

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