13 Assassins

13 Assassins

Directed by Takashi Miike

Cult director Takashi Miike (ICHI THE KILLER, AUDITION) delivers a bravado period action film set at the end of Japan's feudal era in which a group of unemployed samurai are enlisted to bring down a sadistic lord and prevent him from ascending to the throne and plunging the country into a wartorn future.

A group of unemployed samurai are enlisted to bring down a sadistic lord and prevent him from ascending to the throne and plunging the country into a wartorn future.

Cast: Koji Yakusho, Takayuki Yamada, Yusuke Iseya

Member Reviews

Epic action. A modern masterpiece.

Bullfaddle
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10 days ago

Takashi Miike absolutely outdoes himself with 13 Assassins. Brutal, relentless, heads flying and one hell of a ride. If you think it wont blow your mind think again it will floor you.

SantaSangre10
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11 days ago

A fine remake of 12 Samurai.

strife696
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18 days ago

One of the best movies of any genre out there!!

laneMcg
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22 days ago

Almost twice as good as Seven Samurai.

fredgyoung
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a month ago