Shogun Assassin
Shogun Assassin (1980)

More a "greatest hits" movie than an actual stand-alone film of its own, Shogun Assassin is the delirious hybrid of two episodes of the popular Baby Cart series dubbed into English and fused together into a hyper-violent bloodbath… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: November 11, 1980
DVD Release Date: July 11, 2006
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Everett Johnson
Big up to my boy Joe Paul for recommending this to me. I think I may have heard of it, but I had never seen it. This movie is clearly a big influence on a lot… More
Dean McKenna
Meticulously re-edited, re-scripted, rescored, and English-dubbed version of the original <i>Baby-Cart at the River Styx</i>: swords enter bodies at… More
Kevin Cookman
It's one of the coolest movies ever made. Bloody amazing.
Cassandra Maples
I've seen quite a few hack'n'slash samurai movies, and I've also seen quite a few serious samurai films, but this is hands down the funniest… More
Keiko Aya
The shogun assassin in my books proves to be the best Americanized adaption of anything. Although there's not much of a differences between lone wolf and… More
Aaron Neuwirth
Voice of Daigoro: When we're on a mission, I keep count of how many ninja my father kills. He says not to keep count, only to pray for their souls. But if… More