Hara-Kiri Death of a Samurai is a 2011 drama film directed by Takashi Miike. Hara-Kiri Death of a Samurai is a thrilling exploration of honor and revenge.
Hara-Kiri Death of a Samurai tells the story of a mysterious samurai. He is a very poor man and due to his humble condition he goes to the feudal lord with a special request.
He asks the feudal lord the honorable death by ritual suicide in the feudal court. Trying to change his decision the lord tells him a tragic story of Motome, who also out of desperation made a similar request.
Hara-Kiri Death of a Samurai unites two stories, the one of Motome and the response the samurai gave to the lord, also wrapped in a tale about its own life, out of which the lord finds there is a bond between this samurai and Motome.
Hara-Kiri Death of a Samurai Release date: 20 July 2012 - USA