Benkei, a master fighter and killer, vows never to take another life after his conversion to Buddhism. His faith in pacifism, however, is shaken and ultimately broken by the attacks from a trio of fighters known only as "the demons". Taking up his sword once more, he sets out to end their murderous terror.
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[Benkei has encountered Tetsukichi in the remnants of the squatter's village
What are you doing here? Everyone's dead - and you're the last person I want to see. - Perfect place for a "damned scavenger", huh? Hope you like it - 'cause this hell is all you're doing.
[Benkei recites an incantation over the body of an infant
Amazing stuff, you monks and your magic powers, What's so special about being alive, anyway? Give it up.
Most festival prints are missing over 40 minutes of footage. Most of the political subplots were removed. See more
7 October 2000 (Japan)
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Also Known As:
Gojoe: Spirit War Chronicle
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