The film is set in the 16th century. The country is in the midst of a civil war, and the streets are hunted with impunity bandits and looters. Do not avoid the trouble and one of the small peasant villages, which is attacked by a gang of four dozen robbers. On his last visit, they took all the crops, and took into captivity the local women. However, the peasants decide no longer to measure with the villains, and to repulse them. But how to do it, because there are more robbers, and they are well armed. The village elder offers fellow villagers to hire a group of samurai who will be able to level their chances, and will help to win in this fight.