In the near future, Japan is ruled once more by a monarchy. But, rebels opposed to this rule seek to overthrow the government. The House of Takemikazuchi, a band of assassins is hired by the government to suppress the rebels. As a conspiracy from within signals the shadowy organization's impending demise, Yuki, the last of the Takemikazuchi bloodline befriends one of the rebels and seeks revenge against the group's leader. Written by
Did You Know?
The statue in the industrial district of the town actually resembles the producer of the movie, not Stalin. See more
When Yuki battles Byakurai in the forest, day in one shot changes to night in the next. See more
References The Princess Bride