About

Saheji, a man-about-town, gets stuck at a high-class brothel when he can’t pay the bill. He makes the best of his situation by performing various tasks amidst the tumult of the end of the shogunate—but always by making sure to get a “commission” for his troubles.

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Directed by

Yûzô Kawashima

Written by

Shōhei Imamura (Screenplay)
Hisashi Yamanouchi (Screenplay)
Yûzô Kawashima (Screenplay)

Runtime

110 minutes

Country

Japan

Language

Japanese

Cast

Keywords

prostitute brothel samurai grifter