Lone Wolf and Cub: Sword of Vengeance

1972 | Drama/Action | 83 min | NR
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Showings

State Theatre -Screen 2 Wed, Feb 3, 2016 7:00 PM
Part of the CineManga Film Series Presented by the U-M Center for Japanese Studies
Plays Wednesday, February 3 at 7:00 PM at the State. Part of the CineManga Film Series.

Presented by the U-M Center for Japanese Studies with additional support from Vault of Midnight.


Original title: Kozure Ôkami: Ko Wo Kashi Ude Kasha Tsukamatsuru

Featuring a special pre-show primer by Curtis Sullivan from Vault of Midnight.

KAZUO KOIKE‘s celebrated manga series spawned a franchise for both cinema and television that tells the story of a Ronin-a masterless samurai-who embarks on restoring honor to his name after being framed for disloyalty to the Shogunate, all while caring for a small child, Daigoro.

Presented in Japanese with English subtitles.
State Theatre - Theatre 4 Tue, Mar 20 7:00 PM
Part of the “Lone Wolf and Cub” mini-series
Event Info
Category:Films
State Films
Lone Wolf and Cub

Description

Plays Tuesday, March 20 at 7:00 PM at the State. Part of the “Lone Wolf and Cub” mini-series.

The first in a series of six films in the Lone Wolf and Cub series, the film tells the story of Ogami Itto, a wandering assassin for hire who is accompanied by his young son, Daigoro. Based on the manga by Kazuo Koike and Goseki Kojima.

Presented in Japanese with English subtitles.

Series sponsored by Nagomi Sushi

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