“Hibari Torimonocho Orizuru Kago (Paper Crane Palanquin),” 1960 jidaigeki, 1 hour and 28 minutes.

Directed by Eiichi Endo. Starring Hibari Misora and Kotaro Satomi.

The death of a samurai in a palanquin leads girl detective Oshichi to take action to crush a plot to overthrow the Shogunate.

“Hitokiri Kannon Uta (Swordsong),” 1970 drama, 1 hour and 28
minutes.

Directed by Takashi Harada. Starring Bunta Sugawara, and Tomisaburo Wakayama.

A story about a priest who is on a mission to reunite a young boy with his missing mother.

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