Samurai Assassin
Samurai Assassin (1965)

A ronin seeking to redeem his wandering status by gaining entry into one of the great houses takes part in a plot to assassinate a Shogunate Elder in this classic tale of swordplay directed by Okamoto Kihachi, starring Toshiro Mifune, and… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: March 5, 1965
DVD Release Date: February 8, 2005
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Keiko Aya
A very good Samurai film but very slow paced. Like Meany films you might see sometimes it takes more then one go to get trow this happened to me when I watched… More
Ken Stachnik
Not as good as Sword of Doom, but still a beautifully directed picture. It's a little slow at times and a little hard to follow at others. Worth seeing… More
Fascade Fiveoneeight
A lone former warrior looking to retain his former glory is faced with the project of assassinating the Elder Shogun. With his odds against him, as well as his… More