About the film
Release Date: April 15, 1958
|Production Companies||:||Shochiku Co., Ltd.|
|Writers||:||Shinobu Hashimoto, Kaneto Shindō, Monzaemon Chikamatsu|
When a married woman has an affair with a young musician, feudal Japanese law requires that both offenders pay with their lives. However, the woman's husband blames himself for his wife's straying and attempts to thwart the law demanding capital punishment.