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Shogun Assassin (1980)

11/11/1980 (US) Action 1h 25m

The legend of lone wolf and cub continues!


A Shogun who grew paranoid as he became senile sent his ninjas to kill his samurai. They failed but did kill the samurai’s wife. The samurai swore to avenge the death of his wife and roams the countryside with his toddler son in search of vengeance.

  1. Robert Houston

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Kenji Misumi


  3. Kazuo Koike


Top Billed Cast

  1. Tomisaburō Wakayama

    Tomisaburō Wakayama

    Ogami Itto

  2. Akihiro Tomikawa

    Akihiro Tomikawa

    Daigoro Ogami

  3. Kayo Matsuo

    Kayo Matsuo

    Supreme Ninja

  4. Minoru Oki

    Minoru Oki

    Master of Death (as Minoru Ohki)

  5. Akiji Kobayashi

    Akiji Kobayashi

    Master of Death (as Shoji Kobayashi)

  6. Shin Kishida

    Shin Kishida

    Master of Death

  7. Shogen Nitta

    Master of Death

  8. Reiko Kasahara

    Reiko Kasahara


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Shogun Assassin
Shogun Assassin

Status Released

Original Language Japanese

Budget -

Revenue -


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