FNW: Sweet, Sweet Revenge
Six films on the art of pain, suffering, and glorious vengeance. Get the series pass for all six films for the price of five!
Lone Wolf and Cub: Sword of Vengeance — August 10
The inaugural film in the Lone Wolf and Cub series immediately thrust Itto Ogami into the ranks of the all-time great samurai movie icons. In this installment, the Shadow Yagyu clan plots to solidify its power by taking Ogami’s coveted position of shogun’s executioner for its own. The legendary assassin escapes with his infant son, Daigoro, and swears vengeance.
(Kenji Misumi, 1972, Japan, 1:23, NR)