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37,000 Peasants perished in the Shimbara Revolt: among them, the leader of that uprising, Shiro Amakusa. Amakusa is resurrected from hell bent on revenging the death of his fellow comrades by over throwing the Shoganate. Shiro resurrects an army of living dead swordsmen by "Makai Tensho" (Demonic transmigration). Only the Legendary Samurai Jubei Yagyu, stands in his way! Written by Jessica Greenhood

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Clara Oshina: [Mataemon has lost his arm in battle] How dare you return to us in this condition!
Araki Mataemon: I feel no shame. You promised immortal life. So... give me an arm!
Amakusa Shiro Tokisada: [draws his sword] I will have no ear for prattle. Will you follow me? Or destroy yourself and return to hell?
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"Film industry for the occidentals" strikes again
23 July 2004 | by (Bucharest, Romania) – See all my reviews

This awful sf-action movie almost ruined my passion for the Japanese culture. It's a strange mixture of lots of legends (or facts) making them all look bad. Good think it didn't start as "Helen of Troy": 'Forget what you know! this is what really happened'. No sensation, no thrill cause we all know samurai heroes get to the end, just a little satanic mist that fills up the cup. Didn't seem as a 'low budget' either. Clubbing scenes lack in motive. The fighters don't Dance, it's true (as in Crouching Tiger) but they don't seem decided to strike.

Don't waste your time with this movie really. Doesn't say anything and doesn't show anything.


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