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The Princess Blade (Shura Yukihime) (2001)

The Princess Blade
5.3 Rating
(30 ratings)
5.8 IMDB rating

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Starring (View all)
Hideaki Ito

Hideaki Ito

Takashi
Shirô Sano

Shirô Sano

Kidokoro
Kyusaku Shimada

Kyusaku Shimada

Byakurai


Written by (View all)
Kazuo Kamimura

Kazuo Kamimura

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Hmm...

6 years, 11 months ago at May 9 8:42
2 votes
This movie seemed a little flat to me. Although the ending wasn't uneventful it still didn't seem to build up to anything so by the time the ending came around it also felt 'flat'. For me it didn't evoke any emotion and that wasn't because the main character was emotionless for most of the movie either.
The fight scenes were pretty good though and had some slightly cringe worthy moments, ie... read more

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6 years, 4 months ago at Dec 25 7:25
2 votes
This is one of the best films I have ever seen! and as I have watched uncountable films, that is saying something LOL Its a terrific Japanese film set in a not so distant distopia.. A story with a sad ending, and a touching message. She (Yumiko Shaku) is the last princess of the assassins tribe, and finds out her mother was killed by the man now leading the tribe. She must run to save her life and... read more
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Release date: 15 December 2001
UPC: 702727042829
Japan (4), 2000s (3), Action (3), Sci-fi (2), Samurai (2), 2001 (2), Asian (1), World Cinema (1), East Asia (1)
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“This is one of the best films I have ever seen! and as I have watched uncountable films, that is saying something LOL Its a terrific Japanese film set in a not so distant distopia.. A story with a sad ending, and a touching message. She (Yumiko Shaku) is the last princess of the assassins tribe, and finds out her mother was killed by the man now leading the tribe. She must run to save her life and to re-evaluate her thoughts. He (Hideaki Ito) is a young man trying to cope with the present, while being dragged into the past. His family was brutally murdered, all except his sister, who was so traumatised she no longer speaks. He was influenced by a man speaking compassionately about a new world - and ends up part of a terrorist organisation. He is now dealing with his actions, and waking up ” read more

Raven posted a review 6 years, 11 months ago

Hmm...

“This movie seemed a little flat to me. Although the ending wasn't uneventful it still didn't seem to build up to anything so by the time the ending came around it also felt 'flat'. For me it didn't evoke any emotion and that wasn't because the main character was emotionless for most of the movie either.

The fight scenes were pretty good though and had some slightly cringe worthy moments, ie the 'blade in the hand', but that was pretty much the most eventful part of the whole movie.” read more

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