Love and Honor (2006)
DVDRip | MKV | 716x464 | x264 @ 1587 Kbps | 122 min | 1,74 Gb
Audio: Japanese AC3 5.1 @ 448 Kbps | Subs: English (embedded in MKV)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Yoji Yamada's torchy Japanese drama Love and Honor (aka Bushi no Ichibun) follows the heartbreaking plight of Shinnojo (Yoji Yamada), a young man employed as a "food taster" for the imperial family. Shinnojo's position comes to a sudden and tragic end when he consumes poisoned fish intended for the clan leader and is forever robbed of his sight. Forced to give up his job, Shinnojo thus heads home and sinks into a deep and seemingly inescapable depression. Contemplating suicide, Shinnojo is only stopped by the love of his wife, Kayo, who insists that she will also commit seppuku if he proceeds…..