Onibaba poster

Onibaba

While her son, Kichi, is away at war, a woman and her daughter-in-law survive by killing samurai who stray into their swamp, then selling whatever valuables they find. Both are devastated when they learn that Kichi has died, but his wife soon begins an affair with a neighbor who survived the war, Hachi. The mother disapproves and, when she can't steal Hachi for herself, tries to scare her daughter-in-law with a mysterious mask from a dead samurai.

Duration: 103 min

Language: Japanese

Release: 1964 Nov 21

IMDb: 8/10 (13399 votes)

Budget: N/A

Revenue: N/A

Rotten Tomatoes Audience Score 90%
Tomatometer 83%