Beautiful, interesting, incredible cinema.
On the eve of the Meiji restoration that was to modernise Japan, orphan Jiro, raised by the monk Tenkai in the strict rules and traditions of bushido, is wrongly accused of matricide.
Oh, the clichés, the deus ex machina resolutions, the acid colours, the shiny blood, the 'wtf' cuts between scenes, the weird retelling of History, and so on. Bliss.
First anime to say "Portugal"
OMG ! SIKK !
oh i forget.
and the final battle is just beaadsafsaflgyoloksfslkfgfgf