Zoku Miyamoto Musashi: Ichij˘ji no Kett˘ (Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple) (Swords of Doom)
Zoku Miyamoto Musashi: Ichij˘ji no Kett˘ (Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple) (Swords of Doom) (1955)

Samurai 2: Duel at Ichijoji Temple follows the adventures of the 17th-century samurai Musashi Miyamoto (Toshiro Mifune), as he wanders through feudal Japan learning the ways of a samurai warrior. ~ Stephen Thomas Erlewine, Rovi

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1955
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Christopher Machell

Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple opens with a very a different Takezo, having now adopted his samurai name of Miyamoto Musashi and delivering a thrilling victory against a chain and sickle- wielding opponent.

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Keiko Aya
Holy shit this was Radical!!! Truly one of the best opening's ever for this genre! Hiroshi Inagaki, director of I'm the Bodyguard, Woman of… More
Ken Stachnik
Beautiful colors, dull story
danny d
a great middle step to one of the best trilogies ever. the romantic melodrama was a little more overdone in this film than the other two of the trilogy, and… More
Byron Brubaker
It starts kind of abruptly with Musashi Miyamoto dueling a guy with a chain and sickle. After he wins, a passing priest plants the idea in his head that he is… More
Stella Dallas
the continuing adventures of crazy takezo, now an accomplished samurai. not quite as good as part 1 tho lovely to look at. all the women are after musashi but… More
Joseph Boomhower
Hiroshi Inagaki's 1955 film "Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple" picks up where the last one ended as Musashi leaves the Priest in search of… More