13 Assassins



A bravado period action film set at the end of Japan's feudal era in which a group of unemployed samurai are enlisted to bring down a sadistic lord and prevent him from ascending to the throne and plunging the country into a war-torn future.

  1. Takashi Miike


  2. Kaneo Ikegami


  3. Daisuke Tengan


Top Billed Cast

  1. Koji Yakusho

    Koji Yakusho

    Shinzaemon Shimada

  2. Takayuki Yamada

    Takayuki Yamada

    Shinrokuro Shimada

  3. Yusuke Iseya

    Yusuke Iseya


  4. Gorô Inagaki

    Gorô Inagaki

    Lord Naritsugu Matsudaira

  5. Kazue Fukiishi

    Kazue Fukiishi

    Tsuya / Upashi

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13 Assassins
13 Assassins


Original Title 十三人の刺客

Status Released

Release Information

  • March 30, 2011


    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language Japanese

Runtime 2h 21m

Budget $6,000,000.00

Revenue $17,555,141.00



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