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The Last Ninja (1983)

TV Movie  |  Action, Crime, Drama  |  7 July 1983 (USA)
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A story of an art dealer who, leads a double life as a martial arts warrior.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Kenjiro Sakura
Noriko Sakura
Mr. Cosmo
Aitaro Sakura
Dr. Gustav Norden
Army Officer
Irene Tedrow ...
Dr. Sanford
Kevin Brando ...
Young Kenjiro
Robin Gammell ...
Dr. McAllister
Shizuko Hoshi ...
Miyako Sakura
Robert Kim ...
Akira Sakura
Ivan Saric ...


A successful art dealer is sought out by law enforcement after terrorists take some scientists hostage. Finding no possible solution, a law enforcement agent approaches the dealer (Beck). Mr. Cosmo, the agent believes the dealer to be linked to the ninja responsible for tracking down criminals and serving them justice. Mr. Cosmo hopes that the ninja's seemingly supernatural skills will remedy this impossible hostage situation. Written by John Rajendra

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7 July 1983 (USA)  »

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Den sista ninjan  »

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Best film involving ninjas as characters.
9 June 2000 | by (Las Vegas, Nevada) – See all my reviews

I have seen a few ninja films. Some were o.k., and others were downright awful. The legend of the ninja in most films was not portrayed very well. It would seem most directors wanted a lot of action in the film and played on the audience's ignorance. This film seems to do a little better than that. I have read a little on the history and techniques of the ninja, and even though this movie is dramatized, it seems to do well by the ninja. It makes the art of ninjistu, not only entertaining, but lets you see the awesome skill of its practitioners.

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