Aragami (2003)

Ryuhei Kitamura, director of the cult action hits Versus and Alive, made this samurai movie about a legendary supernatural creature. In the middle of the night, two wounded samurai come upon a remote mountain temple. One of them dies. The… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 2003
DVD Release Date: November 16, 2004
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Anton Bitel
Eye for Film

an epic two-hander that seems all the more ambitious in scope for its near Aristotelian unity of time, space and action.

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Brian Mckay

Kitamura showed us in Versus that he knows his way around an action sequence, and he remains in top form here.

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Lee ?
A master demonic swordsman saves the life of a skilled samurai warrior hoping he'll be the one worthy enough to take his life in a duel to the death. This… More
Tsubaki Sanjuro
As usual with Kitamura, too much build up and weak pay-off.
JY Skacto
This is one of the movies done for the "Duel Project". The other movie is <i>2LDK</i>. Basically it was a challenge sent out to a couple… More