Namakura Gatana, meaning “dull-edged sword,” is a two-minute comedy about a samurai who, thanks to his dull instrument, loses every time he attacks a weak opponent. In order to examine the sword, he tries to attack passers-by, but lower-class townspeople fight back and knock him down.
- English: The Dull Sword
- Synonyms: Namakura Katana, Hanawa Hekonai Meitou no Maki, The Fine Sword, An Obtuse Sword
- Japanese: なまくら刀（塙凹内名刀之巻）
- Type: Movie
- Episodes: 1
- Status: Finished Airing
- Aired: Jun 30, 1917 to ?
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- Source: Original
- Genres: Comedy, Samurai
- Duration: 4 min.
- Rating: G – All Ages