Hunter in the Dark (1979)

Yataro Tanigawa, a one-eyed hired assassin, impresses yakuza boss Gomyo Kiyoemon with his skill. Gomyo hires Tanigawa as his bodyguard, or yojimbo, to protect him during an inter-clan conflict. Tanigawa quickly rises in stature in the clan, but finds his boss's enemies almost overwhelming.

Directing:
  • Hideo Gosha

Writing:
  • Hideo Gosha
  • Shotaro Ikenami

Stars:
Release Date: 1979-06-17
themoviedb icon 6.8/10
  • Country: JP
  • Language: 日本語
  • Runtime: 137

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