Discover Tai Kato. Re-explore the man of insight, Tai Kato, who leaves wrath and affection in the history of cinema!
A prominent style and editing filled with joy like that of the primal films. We present the qualities specific to Tai Kato that should be re-explored by the world, along with our guest with rich insight. All the masterpieces that portray love amidst feudalism and chivalry, with english subtitles.
『In Search of Mother』
Japan ／ 1962 ／ 83min
The much awaited adaptation of Shin Hasegawa. Kato’s high spirits can be felt through the satisfying all on-set shots.
20 years of travel in search of his mother, separated
from him when he was 5. Seeking for his mother, with
his sword covered in blood, the …
『Sasuke And His Comedians』
Japan ／ 1963 ／ 100min
A musical comedy set during the Siege of Osaka. Tai Kato’s extraordinary film full of challenges.
Sasuke grows to awaken to a strange power after being
hit by the radiation from a meteorite. An intense period
film as Sasuke becomes Yuki …
Japan ／ 1964 ／ 100min
Laugh all you want at the rickshaw man! A romantic comedy of Tatsu the rickshaw man and geisha Kimiyakko.
The Edo-born yakuza rickshaw man, Tatsugoro arrives
in Osaka. His reputation as Tatsu the rickshaw man has
grown, but the boss of the Nish …
『Blood of Revenge』
Japan ／ 1965 ／ 90min
The model yakuza film. Be intoxicated before Junko Fuji and Koji Tsuruta’s juicy love scene.
Enomoto, the second generation boss of Kiyatatsu, is
attacked by a thug. This was set up by rival Hoshino to
ruin Kiyatatsu. Though harass …
『Tokijiro of KutsukakeLoan Yakuza』
Japan ／ 1966 ／ 90min
Tokijiro’s reluctant journey with the wife and child of a man he killed. A road movie of wrath and delight.
Tokijiro takes the wife Okinu and child of a man he
killed, back to the hometown Kutsukake, in return for
their hospitality. Knowing the f …
『The Valiant Red PeonyFlower Cards Match』
Japan ／ 1969 ／ 98min
Third of the series, starring Ken Takakura as guest. A sophisticated integration of the entertaining and artistic.
Oryu stays at the Nishinomaru family, who were
preparing for a fundraising gamble. Kanahara
Tetsunosuke colludes with politician Furuta to …
『The Valiant Red PeonyGamble Oryu’s Return』
Japan ／ 1970 ／ 100min
The ultimate, fixed low-angle long-take. Prepare for a breathtaking 7 minutes, a miracle in the history of cinema.
A few years ago, Oryu made Okimi, the blind daughter of
Otoki who was disguised as Oryu and was later killed,
have an operation but then s …