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Onibaba

Synopsis

A landmark in fantasy cinema, this lyrical ghost story is set in medieval Japan amid a bloody conflict between rival fiefdoms. While the warrior Kichi's impoverished wife ([[Performer~P78102~Jitsuko Yoshimura~jitsukoyoshimura]]) and mother ([[Performer~P54419~Nobuko Otowa~nobukootowa]]) wait for his return from battle, they maintain a humble existence by luring lost soldiers into the surrounding fields of tall grass and murdering them in order to sell their armor and weapons for food; the bodies are then...more

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