From best-selling author James Clavell comes the sweeping award-winning story of love and war, set against the spectacular background of feudal Japan at the beginning of the 17th century. And Shogun has never looked it does on DVD in this thrilling presentation. Richard Chamberlain stars as John Blackthorne, an English navigator shipwrecked off the coast of Japan. Rescued, he becomes an eyewitness to a deadly struggle involving Toranaga (Toshiro Mifune), at the same time, Blackthorne is irresistibly drawn into the turmoil and finds himself vying to become the first-ever gai jin (foreigner) to be made a samurai warrior.
The complete nine-hour presentation of this landmark television miniseries is presented in this exclusive five-disc set, with fascinating, brand-new special features that complement this acclaimed epic adventure.
This is a Region 4 disc, the local region for Australia.