ON THE ROAD Ep. #5
Zatoichi is on the run from two deadly gangs. While travelling to a village where the local gang leader wants to hire him as a bodyguard, Ichi and his companion are attacked by a rival gang. After negotiating safe passage for himself, the blind masseur encounters a servant girl trying to escape after being raped by a feudal lord. Agreeing to help the girl get back at her family, Zatoichi realizes he'll have to take on both gangs to make it through.
DVD, English subtitles, 1963, 87 min., color, 2.35:1 aspect ratio. Region 1 coded.