Results for genre 'Samurai'
When his father's body is stolen from its grave, Afro takes up his sword again to tear through an army of deadly foes led by a sadistic leader.
Country: USA, Japan | Year: 2009 | Runtime: 101 min
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Drama, Animation, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Samurai, 2009
Two trains crash somewhere in Russia, one carrying a nuclear payload. A nuclear explosion follows the crash and the world is on alert... However, White House nuclear expert Dr. Julia Kelly doesn't think it was an accident... Special Operations Intelligence Officer Colonel Thomas Devoe doesn't think...
Country: USA | Year: 1997 | Runtime: 124 min
Genre: Thriller, Action, Comedy, Samurai, 1997
A young boy and his dog find themselves the target of the Ming: a foreign dynasty that will stop at nothing. One day, a quiet and solemn warrior crosses their path, and becomes irrevocably connected with the two. A deal is struck and the warrior agrees to take the boy to a remote, Buddhist temple,...
Country: Japan | Year: 2007 | Runtime: 103 min
Genre: Action, Animation, Adventure, Samurai, 2007
A man slayer, Kenshin Himura, who played a major role in defeating Tokugawa Shogunate of feudal Japan carries his reverse blade sword (with a promise not to slay anymore). He embarks on a quest to repent for his sins by helping the innocent. He lodges in Kamia Kashin dojo where he becomes an...
Country: Japan | Year: 2012 | Runtime: 24 min
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romantik, Animation, Adventure, Samurai, 2012
In a strange world of swords, guns and kimonos, cell phones and cybernetic body parts - a black samurai, Afro Samurai, seeks revenge from a man named Justice who killed his father and also happens to be the #1 fighter in the world. After Afro earns the rank of #2 fighter needed to challenge the #1,...
Country: USA, Japan | Year: 2007 | Runtime: 125 min
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Drama, Animation, Adventure, Mystery, Samurai, 2007
In the early 17th century, Japan adopted strict isolation policies and severed almost all ties with foreign countries. In 1853, the US fleet commanded by Admiral Perry forced the doors open, leading to a modernization of the nation's sociopolitical systems and the eventual fall of the Shogunate. The...
Country: Japan | Year: 2006 | Runtime: 1h 57min
Genre: Action, Comedy, Animation, Sci-Fi, Adventure, History, Parody, Samurai, 2006
Although traumatized by witnessing the murder of his parents by one of the Choushuu, Ichimura Tetsunosuke's thirst for revenge lead him to desire strength. At the age of 15, Tetsunosuke approached the Shinsengumi, wanting to become one of its members. However, Tetsunosuke lacked the skill, mind and...
Country: Japan | Year: 2003 | Runtime: 24 min
Genre: Action, Comedy, Animation, Adventure, Samurai, 2003
Set in an alternate feudal Japan where mechas and giant airships are a common thing for humans to see. With in this time period is a small village that gets raided by bandits during every harvest season. The villagers can't take it anymore, so they decided to send out some volunteers to the city to...
Country: Japan, USA | Year: 2004 | Runtime: 25 min
Genre: Action, Animation, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Mecha, Samurai, 2004
In the age of the Warring Countries, Japan was fragmented in semi-independent provinces, governed by feudal lords or daimyo, who confronted each other in an endless struggle for power. Ambitious daimyos from every corner of the Archipelago had shouted their battle cry. They were Takeda Shingen from...
Country: Japan | Year: 2009
Genre: Action, Drama, Animation, Samurai, 2009
The year is 1614 AD. Two warring ninja clans, each supporting a son of Hidetada Tokugawa as the next shogun, send ten representatives each to fight to the death for the possession Tokugawa government for the winning clan for the next thousand years.
Country: Japan | Year: 2013 | Runtime: 25 min
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Drama, Romantik, Animation, Adventure, Samurai, 2013
A girl being pursued by assassins runs into a ronin samurai. He saves her and subsequently can't get rid of her, as she begs for him to escort her to a nearby castle. Once there the lord is initially reluctant to help her but turns out not to be so helpless after all, additionally the lord seems to...
Country: Japan | Year: 2012 | Runtime: 24 min
Genre: Action, Animation, Adventure, Samurai, 2012
Toyotomi Hideyoshi is on the verge of unifying the realm, and all that remains is the Odawara Castle protected by the "Lion of Sagami" Ujiyasu Houjou. Hideyoshi's personally trained generals—Ishida Mitsunari, Katou Kiyomasa, and Fukushima Masanori—as well as Ootani Yoshitsugu, Shima Sakon, and...
Country: Japan | Year: 2015
Genre: Action, Animation, Samurai, 2015
Modern-day middle school girl Hideyoshi is mysteriously hurled into a world resembling the warring states period of Japanese history, only this time it’s inhabited only by women. This world’s Oda Nobunaga is gathering the legendary Crimson Armor so she can rule the world, and for some reason...
Year: 2011 | Runtime: 24min
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Samurai, 2011
Manji is a crass, violent samurai with a special ability: he cannot die. Cursed with immortality by the nun Yobikuni as punishment for his ruthless deeds, he has grown weary of his ageless life. The only way to lift the curse is to slay 1,000 evil men. So Manji wanders Japan, shedding the blood of...
Country: Japan, UK | Year: 2017 | Runtime: 2h 20min
Genre: Action, Drama, Adventure, Samurai, 2017
The Sengoku era gave birth to many historical legends. One of them is Naoe Naoe Kanetsugu, the brilliant military general of the Uesugi family. Together with Maeda Keiji, a legendary warrior on the battlefield, who become lifelong friends with each other, they carve out a piece of history in the...
Genre: Action, Samurai, 2013