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Legend of the Eight Samurai (1983)

Fantasy/Adventure/Romance/Drama · 2h 13m

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A princess and her band of eight samurai, battle against a powerful witch and her army of warrior ghosts.

Description

A princess whose clan is destroyed by an army of phantom warriors, bands together with eight masterless samurai to defeat the ghostly swordsmen. Along the way, they learn that a powerful witch is in command of the ghosts, and it is she that must be defeated in order to enact their brutal but necessary vengeance.

Where to Watch

Status

Released

Language

Japanese

Country

Japan

Production Companies

Kadokawa Haruki Jimusho, Toei Company
Cast
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Nagare Hagiwara

Younosuke
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Hiroko Yakushimaru

Shizuhime
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Taiji Tonoyama

uncredited
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Keiko Matsuzaka

Princess Fuseh (voice)
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Seizo Fukumoto

uncredited
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Nana Okada

Hamaji
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Mikio Narita

uncredited
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Sonny Chiba

Dosetsu
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Masaki Kyomoto

Shino
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Minori Terada

Daikaku
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Tadashi Naruse

uncredited
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Etsuko Shihomi

Keno
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Kenji Ohba

Genpachi
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Yuki Meguro

Motofuji
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Hiroyuki Sanada

Shinbei
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Mari Natsuki

Tamazusa
Crew
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Kinji Fukasaku

Director
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Toshio Kamata

Writer
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Kinji Fukasaku

Writer
Disc Releases
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Legend of the Eight Samurai

(DVD)

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Legend of the Eight Samurai

(DVD)

3/9/2004

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Legend of the Eight Samurai

(DVD)

2/8/2005

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The Legend Of The 8 Samurai

(DVD)

7/29/2003

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Legend of the Eight Samurai

(DVD)

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Legend Of Eight Samurai

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

10/16/2001

Disc Title Front Cover

Legend of the Eight Samurai

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

10/6/2014

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Legend of the Eight Samurai

(DVD)

1/30/2001

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Legend of the Eight Samurai

(DVD)

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Legend Of Eight Samurai (VCI)

(DVD)

7/29/2003

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Legend of the Eight Samurai

(DVD)

4/17/2002

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Martial Arts Classics

(DVD)

7/31/2007

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Martial Arts Collection

(DVD)

9/20/2005

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Legend Of The Eight Samurai

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

3/9/2010

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Legend of the Eight Samurai/Shoguns Ninja

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

1/1/2003

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Legend of the Eight Samurai

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

1/18/2005

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