One of Japan’s most critically-acclaimed directors, Takashi Miike works his craft in a 1963 samurai action thriller titled 13 Assassins. Originally released in 2010, the storyline revolves around Lord Naritsugu, the younger brother of a shogun who mercilessly kills and rapes. His actions lead to a call of arms by a senior samurai known as Shinzaemon. Entrusted by government officials, he amasses a group of samurais to tackle Lord Naritsugu. However when the proposed attack goes wrong, the 13 samurais are left to battle over 200 men. The movie is available On Demand now while it will hit movie theaters in the U.S. on April 29.
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