Illegal copy that dosen't ever play. Especially amusing are a squad of sexy female ninja, Lone Wolf’s showdown with The Brothers Of Death and the fact that Daigoro’s baby carriage has more weapons then James Bond’s Astin Martin. Now considered one of the greatest exploitation films of all time, and it is a title this wildly entertaining sword and samurai flick rightfully deserves. Shogun Assassin 2: Lightning Swords Of Death, Shogun Assassin 3: Slashing Blades Of Carnage, Video Interview With Samuel L. JacksonAudio Commentary With Film Scholar Ric Meyers & Martial Arts Expert Steve WatsonAudio Commentary By Producer David Weisman, Graphic Designer Jim Evans, And Gibran Evans (Voice Actor Of Daigoro), ©1997-2020 Ravana, LLC All Rights Reserved As compared to Shogun Assassin, most of the sequels have more drama and time spent on the story, since most of the non action elements were trimmed to create Shogun Assassin. It's a illegal reproduction and the disc doesn't even play.

Do not buy from this seller. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. I was blown away.

Unwatchable unless you want to get a headache and hardly know whats going on. His blade was wielded with immense skill and no mercy, all those who were sentenced were executed by his hand. Do not buy from this seller.

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Really p*$$×d as it's almost unwatchable.

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Retrouvez infos & avis sur une large sélection de DVD & Blu-ray neufs ou d'occasion. Shogun Assassin (5 Film Set) Starring: Tomisaburo Wakayama Directed: Buichi Saito, Kenji Misumi, Robert Houston, Yoshiyuki Kuroda Release Date: 1972-1974/1980 Run Time: 427 Minutes Format: Blu-Ray Audio: Eng / Subtitles: Eng Distributor: AnimEigo Plot Once a noble samurai, he is now he most feared assassin in Japan, known as Lone Wolf. Back.

Ogami Itto (Wakayama Tomisaburo) lived his life by the harsh code of Bushido, as he was one of the Shogun’s most trusted warriors. Long ago there was a great samurai warrior who served his Shogun honorably. The samurai roams the countryside with his toddler son taking on mercenary work for money until the final battle with the Shogun's three Masters of Death. A illegally made copy of the original. As I said, I hope to see the original Lone Wolf and Cub series presented in high definition down the road, but this Shogun Assassin set still packs a wicked value. The four Shogun Assassin sequels are also Lone Wolf and Cub installments, but they’re presented in more faithful, though still dubbed incarnations. Make no mistake, these transfers are improvements over the DVD releases, but the jump isn’t as high as with the first Shogun Assassin. That being off my chest, I still love SA in blu-ray HD. 4.3 out of 5 stars 382 ratings. Something you might expect from a 3rd party seller, but to be ripped off my Amazon itself is just crazy. Amazon.fr - Achetez Shogun Assassin: 5 Film Collector's Set à petit prix.

During an assassination attempt, his wife is killed and now he travels the Japanese countryside with his toddler son, Daigoro, working as a sword for hire and constantly battling the Shogun’s sons and scores of ninja sent to kill him. The action is fast and furious and filled with spurting blood and flying limbs and is a real blast. Along with his young son […] Japanese Sword Play. Now considered one of the greatest exploitation films of all time, and it is a title this wildly entertaining sword and samurai flick rightfully deserves.

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The film tells of a master samurai (Tomisaburo Wakayama) who is betrayed by his crazed Shogun and marked for death. The Shogun sought to destroy all those who might stand to oppose his rule, and so he sent his ninja spies to the samurai's home.

The action is fast and furious and filled with spurting blood and flying limbs and is a real blast. This film is a classic eighties martial arts film primarily involving swordplay, it is very dated now but that is only to be expected, i remember watching this film as a youth ( too many years ago to mention ). I was blown away.

Unwatchable unless you want to get a headache and hardly know whats going on.

The film really just works as a Japanese western about the shogun a man killing to avenge the death of his wife. A illegally made copy of the original. During an assassination attempt, his wife is killed and now he travels the Japanese countryside with his toddler son, Daigoro, working as a sword for hire and constantly battling the Shogun’s sons and scores of ninja sent to kill him. The film tells of a master samurai (Tomisaburo Wakayama) who is betrayed by his crazed Shogun and marked for death. In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading.

Just do yourself a favor and look on Ebay or just buy the criterion collection box set of Lone Wolf and Cub. The first film, Shogun Assassin contains the first two films in that series (Sword of Vengeance and Baby Cart at the River Styx) edited down into one film. I have the Blu-ray versions.

Some of the greatest Samurai action of all time. Format: Blu-ray.
It is absolutely unbelievable that Amazon allowed this to be sold. No where in the description did it mention it was a DVD-R.

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The aspect ratio in this film cannot be changed making the viewing experience horrendous as it cuts off so much of the picture.

Or otherwise it is an Exploitation film. The first movie looks incredible and is sure to have fans pinching themselves in disbelief.

This two-disc set collects the entirety of the Americanized versions of the Lone Wolf and Cub/Baby Cart series of films (of which there are 6 Japanese language versions).

Shogun Assassin: 5 Film Collector's Set [2008].

Blu-ray is a gorgeous remastering for this cult exploitation classic! To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. This is a bootleg. The Shogun sought to destroy all those who might stand to oppose his rule, and so he sent his ninja spies to the samurai's home. Reviewed in the United States on February 18, 2018.

Even so, fans will be delighted with the more refined visual treatments, as all five movies look terrific. The quality of the DVD's were spot on ! Illegal copy that dosen't ever play. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon.

The film was then dubbed in English and given a new synthesizer score and released by Roger Corman’s New World Pictures.

I dont get on a legit shopping website to purchase bootlegs for exorbitant amounts of money.

Now Ogami wanders the land as a samurai for hire, while Daigoro rides in the cart and lends a hand at times. The audio is clean and clear for the most part, with minimal signs of age or what not. This is a great work of art! Classic film, made virtually unwatchable due to totally wrong ratio. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. Shogun Assassin is one of the best samurai movies of all time and a great introduction to Japanese films, and it was the film that sent me down the 70s Japanese-cult-film-rabbit-hole. I got to hand it to them they did a much better job then anyone would think for an Americanized adaption. The ninjas failed to kill the samurai, but did kill his beloved wife.

Shogun Assassin is an awesome movie and the only time a foreign film being tampered with by Americans was a GOOD thing. The 30th Anniversary blu-ray from AnimEgo is an absolutely gorgeous re-mastering and a wonderful way to enjoy this cult classic! I have the Blu-ray versions. A blood soaked epic that is potent from start to finish, Shogun Assassin is a landmark in exploitation cinema.

Livraison gratuite (voir cond.). Tarantino inspiration. The Shogun sought to destroy all those who might stand to oppose his rule, and so he sent his ninja spies to the samurai's home.

The Shogun however grew paranoid as he became more and more senile. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1 . Reviewed in the United States on January 28, 2016. So it's easy enough to set to English subtitles but slightly worrying at first when the dvd doesn't have the title you expected - because it's in Polish and not in English. This film is a classic eighties martial arts film primarily involving swordplay, it is very dated now but that is only to be expected, i remember watching this film as a youth ( too many years ago to mention ). Especially amusing are a squad of sexy female ninja, Lone Wolf’s showdown with The Brothers Of Death and the fact that Daigoro’s baby carriage has more weapons then James Bond’s Astin Martin. The English dub is offered on all the films and given that this is a Shogun Assassin set, not Lone Wolf and Cub, that makes perfect sense. Tarantino inspiration. Lone wolf and cub as well as the manga's will still be always the best Japanese's Exploitation westerns ever made.

If you are a die hard enthusiast of the martial arts then this is worth watching for the early fight choreography alone, there are no recognised stars in the film but that makes it all the more appealing. Ogami offers his son a choice between life and death, but like his father, his life would one on a path of damnation.

The Shogun however grew paranoid as he became more and more senile. The shogun assassin is just built by using the first 10 minutes of the first movie and then sticking it into the second as well as dubbing and shooting a lot more graphic killing scenes and new music.

Although there's not much of a differences between lone wolf and cub and this. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on November 13, 2019. Along with his young son and a heavily-armed baby cart, Ogami Itto travels the back roads of feudal Japan in search of vengeance.

Having never seen the other four Shogun Assassin films, I still bought the box set of the entire series. The impact of Shogun Assassin was immense, as it has remained a relevant influence over numerous filmmakers, musicians, and others in creative fields. Tomisaburo Wakayama the Greatest at Kenjitsu and Iaido. The film was then dubbed in English and given a new synthesizer score and released by Roger Corman’s New World Pictures. Nothing, not even the legions of a mad shogun, hordes of Yagyu ninjas, or the undead, can stop him!

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