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Wrath of the Ninja: The Yotoden Movie (1989)

Yôtôden (original title)
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In the year 1580, a man named Lord Nobunaga Oda sends hoards of unholy armies across Japan, slaying all who stand in their way. A young ninja escapes her villages' destruction with a short ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Keiko Toda ...
Kasumi no Ayanosuke
Kazuhiko Inoue ...
Hayate no Sakon
Takeshi Watabe ...
Fudô no Ryôma
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Jinpei (voice) (as Frank Frankson)
Sharon Becker ...
Kikyo (voice)
Bill Blechingberg ...
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Shannon Conley ...
Kayo (voice)
Socko Jones ...
Additional Voices (voice)
Tsutomu Kashiwakura ...
Mori Ranmaru (II)
Kiyoshi Kobayashi ...
Gen'yûsai
George Leaver ...
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Rose Markisello ...
Ayame (voice) (as Rose Markeisello)
Eken Mine ...
Ryôan
Akira Murakami ...
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Tomomichi Nishimura ...
Momochi Tanba
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In the year 1580, a man named Lord Nobunaga Oda sends hoards of unholy armies across Japan, slaying all who stand in their way. A young ninja escapes her villages' destruction with a short sword, one of the three mystical weapons that can end Oda's rule. During her quest, she is joined by two other ninjas who wield the other two weapons of legend, the sacred sword and spear. Written by anonymous

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Central Park Media released the movie twice: The first was the 'Wrath of the Ninja The Yotoden Movie' in 2003. The second release was in 2006 and was in a "collector's edition" which was a two-disc set and included both the Wrath of the Ninja The Yotoden Movie and the Yotoden: Chronicle of the Warlord Period 3 episode OVA series, which had never been released on DVD. See more »

Quotes

Ayame: I wanted to slay the monster that destroyed Kasumi, but to do that, I had to go to Hyuga and Hagakure.
Sakon: Ha. Vengence? What good would it do for you to go to Hagakure? Our enemy has the power to destroy our hometowns within one night. Do you think that with just the fighting force of Hagakure, you could defeat it?
Ayame: If not, then why are you going to Hagakure?
Sakon: Ha. well, I wonder.
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The Element of a Dream
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It's like an rpg
23 February 2001 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

this particular title is very interesting. the whole movie was like watching a ninja RPG, which is really cool. three magical swords, three clans, a horrible demon, a political power, yotoden has it all. the animation is decent, but a little grainy, the story is top notch, and the fight scenes are real cool. one thing that really looks good in this movie are the monsters. they are pretty freaky. if you liked blood reign and ninja scroll, yotoden is the one to see.


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