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Wishing to find peace, Zatoichi travels to his old village but only finds trouble when he ends up in a love triangle and finds old scores have followed him home.
Banno (portrayed by Seizaburô Kawazu) is seen carrying two blades throughout the film. This was a samurai practice known as daisho - which literally translates as 'big-little'. The long sword which he carries is a katana. Katanas were used by samurai for duelling and combat. The shorter blade is a wakizashi. Wakizashi were shirt swords which would most commonly be associated with performing seppuku.
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