overview : In 16th century Japan, peasants Genjuro and Tobei sell their earthenware pots to a group of soldiers in a nearby village, in defiance of a local sage's warning against seeking to profit from warfare. Genjuro's pursuit of both riches and the mysterious Lady Wakasa, as well as Tobei's desire to become a samurai, run the risk of destroying both themselves and their wives, Miyagi and Ohama.
Release Date : Mar 26, 1953
Runtime : 1h 36m
Companies : Daiei Motion Picture Co., Ltd.
Countries : Japan
Keywords : japan, based on novel or book, samurai, greed, bigamy, tragedy, rural setting, ghost, sengoku period, feudal japan, 16th century, warring states period