About the film
The 8-Tomb Village
Release Date: October 26, 1996
|Production Companies||:||Toho Co., Fuji Television Network, Kadokawa Shoten|
|Writers||:||Kon Ichikawa, Seishi Yokomizo, Ikuko Oyabu|
A band of samurai warriors places a curse on a family fortune thus frustrating the heir 4 centuries later. Despite the Asian setting, it has a sort of strong sense of the gothic that brings to mind the works of Edgar Allan Poe and Nathaniel Hawthorne.