Yuki's family is nearly wiped out before she is born due to the machinations of a band of criminals. These criminals kidnap and brutalize her mother but leave her alive. Later her mother ends up in prison with only revenge to keep her alive. She creates an instrument for this revenge by purposefully getting pregnant. Though she dies in childbirth, she makes sure that the child will be raised as an assassin to kill the criminals who destroyed her family. Young Yuki never knows the love of a family but only killing and revenge. Written by
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Along with its sequel, this movie served as one of the main inspirations for Quentin Tarantino
's movies Kill Bill Volume 1 and 2. See more
This is set in the 19th century but, at the party in the final act, the Pakistani flag is amongst those on display. Pakistan only became an independent state in 1947. The flag of Australia is also present, although the Australian flag was first flown in 1901. See more
People say you can't wash away the mud of this world with pure white snow. You need asura snow - stained fiery red.
Referenced in Ninja Scroll
Shura no Hana
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