The Bushido Blade (1981)

NR 06/19/1981 (US) HistoryActionDrama 1h 44m

It cuts to the heart of courage.


A steel samurai blade that was to be given to the American ambassador by the Emperor of Japan is stolen. American sailors and Japanese samurai are sent to find it.

  1. Tsugunobu Kotani


  2. William Overgard


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  1. Richard Boone

    Richard Boone

    Matthew Perry

  2. Toshirō Mifune

    Toshirō Mifune

    Shogun's Commander

  3. Mike Starr

    Mike Starr

    Bos'n Cave Johnson

  4. Timothy Patrick Murphy

    Midshipman Robin Burr

  5. Shin'ichi Chiba

    Shin'ichi Chiba

    Prince Ido

  6. James Earl Jones

    James Earl Jones

    The Prisoner

  7. Frank Converse

    Frank Converse

    Lawrence Hawk

  8. Laura Gemser

    Laura Gemser


  9. Mako



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The Bushido Blade

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Original Language English

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