A Shogun who grew paranoid as he became senile sent his ninjas to kill his samurai. They failed but did kill the samurai’s wife. The samurai swore to avenge the death of his wife and roams the countryside with his toddler son in search of vengeance.
Shogun Assassin review by Soap2day
Shogun Assassin immerses the viewer in the atmosphere perfectly created by the director.
For all the 85 minutes this movie is running, there is not a minute that will be wasted watching it.
This movie stands out among similar films in the genre Action, Adventure with its unconventional plot.
A top-rated movie of 1980, thanks to its inspired storyline.
Kenji Misumi, Robert Houston`s work is beautiful in its originality.
In addition to the camera work, it is worth noting the magnificent game of Akihiro Tomikawa, Akiji Kobayashi, Allison Tolman, Kayo Matsuo, Minoru Oki, Reiko Kasahara, Shin Kishida, Shogen Nitta, Taketoshi Naitô, Tokio Oki, Tomisaburō Wakayama.
Duration: 85 min
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%