Lord Mito Lord Mito

This most celebrated all-star movie version of the popular series features Tsukigata Ryunosuke as Mito Komon, the sage who wanders the countryside rectifying government corruption along with his faithful attendants Suke and Kaku.

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This is a list of period movies about Japan, in historical order. Correct me where I'm wrong!

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