Eureka

Revenge (blu ray) Limited slipcase edition

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A Eureka blu ray release of Revenge (1964) a lacerating attack on the absurdity and hypocrisy of feudal Japan.

A cruel jidaigeki masterwork from director Tadashi Imai (Cruel Tale of Bushido) and screenwriter Shinobu Hashimoto, the writer of Masaki Kobayashi’s great masterpiece Harakiri. 

An innocuous comment during a weapon inspection wounds the pride of low-ranking samurai Shinpachi (Kinnosuke Nakamura), leading to an argument with his superior. The situation snowballs out of control, leading to a deadly duel and political fallout which threatens the entire clan.

Special Features:

  • Limited Edition slipcase featuring artwork by Tony Stella [2000 copies]
  • 1080p presentation on Blu-ray from a 2K restoration of the original film elements
  • Uncompressed original Japanese mono audio
  • Newly translated English subtitles (optional)
  • Brand new interview with Tony Rayns
  • A collectors booklet featuring new writing on the film

Technical Specifications:

Region: B

Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1


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