About the film
Tsukigata Hanpeita : Flover Reel; Storm Reel
Release Date: October 16, 1956
|Genres||:||Action, Romance, History|
|Production Companies||:||Daiei Film|
|Producers||:||Masaichi Nagata, Shozaburo Asai|
|Writers||:||Minoru Inuzuka, Teinosuke Kinugasa|
During the bloody era of the Tokugawa Shogunate collapse, a man appeared capable of overthrowing a corrupt government and ending the feud between the Choshu and Satsuma clans. This is the story of Tsukigat Khanpayit, the sword maker of the Choshu clan, who, along with Katsuro Kogoro and Sakamoto Ryoma, sought to fulfill the dream of a new peaceful era in Japan. Can he realize his ideals or will he die in the chaos of internecine fights...