Duel to the Death
Duel to the Death (1982)

A martial arts competition in a long-ago period in China pits Chinese masters against Japanese ninja (in one scene, they fly down attached to giant kites). One of the ninjas is good at deception and helps his teammates to come out on top… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 1, 1982
DVD Release Date: August 29, 2000
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John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

I went into the film convinced it was going to be just another bloody, mindless muddle. I came away not only impressed, but more respectful of the genre.

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Tsubaki Sanjuro
Rad-tastic and fun as hell old school wuxia that goes straight to the point. Typicall plot about secret papers, your usual tournament or the like and what not.… More
Lesley N
Chinese Shaolin monk and Japanese samurai warriror battle it out in this confusing (at first) and pretty silly in places story set in the MIng dynasty. The pace… More
Ken Stachnik
Awesome little hk classic. Chinese vs Japanese Styles...exploding ninjas...crazy voltron burrowing ninjas...naked lady ninjas...the list goes on and on
Christopher Brown
A Shaolin vs Samurai, to the death! Ninjas galore and a fun story about honour (what else?) with some great imagery. Plus a suprising amount of wacky… More
John Ballantine
The best minds in Chinese action cinema of the late 70s and early 80s created this very fun kung fu movie that has plenty of cheesy effects but remains solidly… More