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1. 47 Ronin (2013)

PG-13 | 118 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

6.3
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28 Metascore

A band of samurai set out to avenge the death and dishonor of their master at the hands of a ruthless shogun.

Writers: Chris Morgan, Hossein Amini, Walter Hamada | Director: Carl Rinsch | Stars: Keanu Reeves, Hiroyuki Sanada, Ko Shibasaki, Tadanobu Asano

2. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III (1993)

PG | 96 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

4.8
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The turtles find themselves transported back in time to ancient Japan.

Writers: Kevin Eastman, Peter Laird, Stuart Gillard | Director: Stuart Gillard | Stars: Elias Koteas, Paige Turco, Stuart Wilson, Sab Shimono

3. Ran (1985)

R | 162 min | Action, Drama, War

8.3
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90 Metascore

An elderly lord abdicates to his three sons, and the two corrupt ones turn against him.

Writers: Akira Kurosawa, Hideo Oguni, Masato Ide, William Shakespeare | Director: Akira Kurosawa | Stars: Tatsuya Nakadai, Akira Terao, Jinpachi Nezu, Daisuke Ryû

4. Samurai Champloo (2004–2005)

TV-MA | 23 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.7
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Fuu, a waitress who works in a teahouse, rescues two master swordsmen, Mugen and Jin, from their execution to help her find the "samurai who smells of sunflowers."

Stars: Kazuya Nakai, Ginpei Sato, Ayako Kawasumi, Steve Blum

5. Afro Samurai (2007 TV Mini-Series)

TV-MA | 125 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.8
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A Black samurai goes on a mission to avenge the wrongful death of his father in a futuristic feudal Japan.

Creator: Takashi Okazaki | Stars: Samuel L. Jackson, Phil LaMarr, Yuri Lowenthal, Greg Eagles

6. Shogun Assassin (1980)

R | 85 min | Action, Adventure

7.4
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When the wife of the Shogun's Decapitator is murdered and he is ordered to commit suicide by the paranoid Shogun, he and his four-year-old son escape and become assassins for hire, embarking on a journey of blood and violent death.

Writers: Robert Houston, Kazuo Koike, Goseki Kojima, David Weisman, Bobby White | Director: Robert Houston | Stars: Tomisaburô Wakayama, Kayo Matsuo, Minoru Ôki, Shôgen Nitta

7. Afro Samurai: Resurrection (2009 TV Movie)

TV-MA | 101 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.3
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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.

Writers: Eric S. Calderon, Leo Chu, Eric Garcia, Yasuyuki Muto, Takashi Okazaki | Director: Fuminori Kizaki | Stars: Samuel L. Jackson, Lucy Liu, Mark Hamill, Grey Griffin

8. Shogun (1980 TV Movie)

125 min | Adventure, Drama, History

7.8
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An English navigator becomes both pawn and player in the deadly political games in feudal Japan.

Writers: James Clavell, Eric Bercovici | Director: Jerry London | Stars: Richard Chamberlain, Toshirô Mifune, Yôko Shimada, Furankî Sakai

9. Onibaba (1964)

Unrated | 103 min | Horror

8.0
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Two women kill samurai and sell their belongings for a living. While one of them is having an affair with their neighbor, the other woman meets a mysterious samurai wearing a bizarre mask.

Writer: Kaneto Shindô | Director: Kaneto Shindô | Stars: Nobuko Otowa, Jitsuko Yoshimura, Kei Satô, Jûkichi Uno

10. Kaidan (2007)

Unrated | 115 min | Drama, Horror, Romance

6.4
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Japan, 250 years ago. Soetsu is a moneylender who is killed by the cruel samurai Shinzaemon. His body is dumped in the Kasenega-Fuchi river. According to legend, all who drown in the river ... See full summary »

Writers: Satoko Okudera, Enchô San'yûtei | Director: Hideo Nakata | Stars: Kumiko Asô, Takaaki Enoki, Leona Hirota, Teisui Ichiryûsai

11. Katanagatari (2010– )

50 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.1
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Kyotoryuu, the legendary sword fighting stance is passed down from father to son. Shichika and his sister Nanami are the sole remaining descendants of theYasuri household and Shichika alone... See full summary »

Stars: Yoshimasa Hosoya, Yukari Tamura, Masako Ikeda, Haruka Tomatsu

12. Shinobi: Heart Under Blade (2005)

R | 107 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy

7.0
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After more than four hundred years of war between the Shinobi warriors of the Manjidani Koga and Tsubagakure Iga clans, the Lord Hattori Hanzou decrees that they must live in peace. Both ... See full summary »

Writers: Kenya Hirata, Fûtarô Yamada | Director: Ten Shimoyama | Stars: Yukie Nakama, Jô Odagiri, Tomoka Kurotani, Erika Sawajiri

13. Journey of Honor (1991)

PG-13 | 107 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

5.3
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In the 17th century Japan is divided between two forces. The eastern army lead by the Warlord Tokugawa Ieyasu and the western army which fights for Toyotomi's clan. Despite wining a recent ... See full summary »

Writers: Shô Kosugi, Nelson Gidding | Director: Gordon Hessler | Stars: Shô Kosugi, David Essex, Kane Kosugi, Christopher Lee

14. Basilisk: Kôga ninpô chô (2005– )

TV-MA | 25 min | Animation, Drama, Fantasy

8.0
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At the dawn of Japan's Azuchi-Momoyama period (the late 16th century) two rival ninja clans, the Iga Tsubagakure and Kouga Manjidani... See full synopsis »

Stars: Laura Bailey, Nana Mizuki, Kosuke Toriumi, Troy Baker

15. Samurai (2002)

R | 90 min | Action

3.4
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Half a century ago, a Japanese family summoned a demon known as Kodeni to dispose of its adversaries. Once the killing was done, the family was cursed. Now, Tokyo Police Inspector Fujiwara ... See full summary »

Writers: Matt Alexander, Alexandre Coquelle, Giordano Gederlini, Matthieu Le Naour | Director: Giordano Gederlini | Stars: Cyril Mourali, Maï Anh Le, Yasuaki Kurata, Saïd Serrari

16. Afro Samurai (2009 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.6
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In this video game adaption of the already popular anime. You can now control the emotionless Afro Samurai as he kills various cyborgs, assassins, and ninjas to become Number 1.

Creator: Takashi Okazaki | Stars: Samuel L. Jackson, Kelly Hu, Ron Perlman, S. Scott Bullock

17. Humanity and Paper Balloons (1937)

86 min | Drama

7.8
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A poor, masterless samurai who depends on the paper balloons his wife makes to feed his family becomes tempted by a criminal opportunity

Writer: Shintarô Mimura | Director: Sadao Yamanaka | Stars: Chôjûrô Kawarasaki, Kan'emon Nakamura, Tsuruzo Nakamura, Chôemon Bandô

18. Onimusha 3: Demon Siege (2004 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.6
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Jacques Blanc (Reno) is a solider in present day Paris, Samanosuke is a warrior in feudal Japan. Both men have one goal: destroy the demons plaguing their time.

Writers: Hiroaki Kanazawa, Minoru Nakai, Noboru Sugimura, Shin Yoshida | Director: Minoru Nakai | Stars: Robin Atkin Downes, Jean Reno, Paul Mercier, Amber Hood

19. Wrath of Daimajin (1966)

79 min | Drama, Fantasy

6.7
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Giant statue exacts revenge upon those who conquer its worshippers.

Writer: Tetsurô Yoshida | Director: Kenji Misumi | Stars: Kôjirô Hongô, Shiho Fujimura, Taro Marui, Takashi Kanda

20. Watari, Ninja Boy (1966)

83 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

7.0
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Writers: Masaru Igami, Shunichi Nishimura, Sampei Shirato | Director: Sadao Funatoko | Stars: Yoshinobu Kaneko, Chiyoko Honma, Fuyukichi Maki, Kunio Murai

21. Samurai (2009 TV Movie)

History

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Mark Ducascos journeys to Japan to learn what it means to be a samurai and to learn about the most popular, and much mythicized, samurai of all time Miyamoto Musashi.

Director: Andrew Piddington | Star: Mark Dacascos

22. Tenchu (1998 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure

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Play either male ninja Rikimaru or female ninja Ayame to take on a series of missions to prove your skills as a ninja.

Director: Takuma Endo | Stars: Paul Lucas, Terry Osada, Takeshi Kuwabara, Yumiko Yasuoka

23. Ôkami (2006 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

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A cel-shaded action game set in feudal Japan, in which the wolf deity Amaterasu defends the land from evil forces.

Director: Hideki Kamiya

24. The Yotsuda Phantom (1949)

85 min | Horror

6.9
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Iemon Tamiya is an impovershed masterless samurai who craves a better life, which he cannot have because of his marriage to Oiwa, who is completely devoted to her husband

Writers: Eijirô Hisaita, Masaki Kobayashi, Nanboku Tsuruya | Director: Keisuke Kinoshita | Stars: Kinuyo Tanaka, Ken Uehara, Haruko Sugimura, Keiji Sada

25. Legend of Black Lotus (2016)

Action, Adventure, Drama | Announced

After a Queen has a vision that she will give birth to a great warrior who will unite the divided kingdom she is shocked when she gives birth to a girl...who is black! The King condemns the... See full summary »

Writers: Angelo Bell, Nicole Sessions

26. Lupin III: Elusiveness of the Fog (2007 TV Movie)

90 min | Animation, Sci-Fi

6.4
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35 years after the encounter of Mamo Kyosuke.

Creator: Monkey Punch | Director: Toshihiko Masuda | Stars: Makio Inoue, Akira Ishida, Kiyoshi Kobayashi, Kan'ichi Kurita

27. Tenchu 2: Birth of the Stealth Assassins (2000 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure

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Stars: Rino Romano, Debi Mae West, David Moore, Paul Eiding

28. Hyouge Mono (2011– )

Animation, Comedy, History

8.0
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Stars: Rikiya Koyama, Kôji Ohkura, Masashi Ebara, Nobuo Tanaka

29. Gun-dou Musashi (2006– )

Animation, Action, Fantasy

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Monkey Punch recreates Miyamoto Musashi in his own version. This Musashi uses both a sword and a pair of pistols to fight off supernatural enemies.

Creator: Monkey Punch | Stars: Keiko Nemoto, Daisuke Kirii, Rintarou Nishi, Kôsei Hirota

30. The Detective Memoirs of Chief Straw Hat Luffy (2005 TV Movie)

42 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

7.5
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It's the Fuedal Era in Japan. And all the characters you know and love are living in their own different life styles of this time period. Nami(Onami) & Sanji run their own restaurant called... See full summary »

Writer: Eiichiro Oda | Stars: Shigeru Chiba, Jin Domon, Moriya Endo, Masato Heiya

31. Ninpû Kamui gaiden (1969– )

24 min | Animation, Adventure

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Star: Kôji Nakata

32. Akadô Suzunosuke (1972–1973)

30 min | Animation, Adventure, History

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Stars: Keiko Yamamoto, Kurumi Kobato, Shingo Kanemoto, Ichirô Nagai

33. Ninja Hayate (1984 Video Game)

Animation, Action, Fantasy

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34. Clockwork Fighters (2000–2001)

PG-13 | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

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During the 19th Century in Japan, clockwork dolls are very common for festivals and entertainment. But when the Western world comes to introduce its invention of steam engines, clockwork dolls will be more than handcrafted machines.

Stars: Masako Ebisu, Haruna Ikezawa, Kazuhiko Inoue, Yukimasa Kishino

35. Kid Niki: Radical Ninja (1986 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, Family

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36. Sengoku (1991 Video Game)

Action, Fantasy

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Directors: Moonmin, Tama

37. Kuizu: Tonosama no Yabô (1991 Video Game)

History

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38. KiKi KaiKai (1986 Video Game)

Action, Fantasy

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Writer: Hisaya Yabusaki | Director: Mikio Hatano

39. Booby Kids (1987 Video Game)

Action, Family

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40. Ninja Commando (1992 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, Fantasy

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Three ninjas travel through time to fight an evil corporation.

Director: Tsutomo Maruyama

41. Mortal Kombat: Legacy (2011– )
Episode: Kenshi encounters Ermac in past and present (2013)

Action, Crime, Fantasy

6.8
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Stars: Kim Do Nguyen, Dan Southworth, Casper Van Dien

42. Mortal Kombat: Legacy (2011– )
Episode: Kenshi's Origin Story Begins (2013)

Action, Crime, Fantasy

6.5
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Stars: Mark Dacascos, Eric Jacobus, David Lee McInnis, Dan Southworth

43. Mortal Kombat: Legacy (2011– )
Episode: Scorpion and Sub Zero: Part 1 (2011)

Action, Crime, Fantasy

7.7
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With the Shirai Ryu clan murdered by the hands of Sub-Zero and the Lin Kuei, Hanzo Hasashi has failed to protect his village. With his eternal soul destined to rot in the depths of hell, he is visited by a mysterious sorcerer.

Writer: Kevin Tancharoen | Director: Kevin Tancharoen | Stars: Ian Anthony Dale, Kevan Ohtsji, Maurissa Tancharoen, Brandon Nomura

44. Mortal Kombat: Legacy (2011– )
Episode: Scorpion and Sub Zero: Part 2 (2011)

Action, Crime, Fantasy

7.7
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Writer: Kevin Tancharoen | Director: Kevin Tancharoen | Stars: Ian Anthony Dale, Kevan Ohtsji, Maurissa Tancharoen, Brandon Nomura

45. Mortal Kombat: Legacy (2011– )
Episode: Scorpion and Sub-Zero Battle (2013)

Action, Crime, Fantasy

6.8
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Stars: Ian Anthony Dale, David Kim, Eric Steinberg, Casper Van Dien

46. Mortal Kombat: Legacy (2011– )
Episode: Scorpion and Sub-Zero Form a Truce (2013)

Action, Crime, Fantasy

6.8
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Stars: Ian Anthony Dale, David Kim, Eric Steinberg, Casper Van Dien