16 years after the fateful "revenge of the Forty-seven Ronin," involving samurais from the Ako domain who avenged their leader and then commited seppuku (ritual suicide), the sole survivor of that incident, Kichiemon Terasaka (Koichi Sato) traverses the country on a mission. His purpose is to find the families of the fallen samurais and spread the truth of the ronin uprising.
Director: Shigemichi Sugita
Genre: Drama, History
Cast: Jun Fubuki, Koichi Sato, Koji Yakusho, Koji Yamamoto, Kunie Tanaka, Masatō Ibu, Nanami Sakuraba, Narumi Yasuda, Reita Serizawa, Seizô Fukumoto, Takao Kataoka, Yoshi Oida