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    Lady Snowblood (1973) — (Movie Clip) You Were Not Born A Human Child

    As referenced directly in Quentin Tarantino’s Kill Bill pictures, young Yuki (Mayumi Maemura, the title character) in training with priest Dokai (Ko Nishimura) for her career as an “asura demon,” in director Toshiya Fujita’s celebrated Lady Snowblood, 1973.

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Lady Snowblood (1973) -- (Movie Clip) You Were Not...
As referenced directly in Quentin Tarantino's Kill Bill...
Lady Snowblood (1973) -- (Movie Clip) You Were Not Born A Human Child
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Lady Snowblood (1973) -- (Movie Clip) You Are An Asura Demon
The opening, based on the Manga by Kazuo Koiki, from director Toshiya Fujita and screenwriter Norio Osada, as the mother (Sayo Kashima) is near death in childbirth in a 19th century Japanese prison, the birth of the title character, from Lady Snowblood, 1973. >
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Lady Snowblood (1973) -- (Movie Clip) Revenge
Immediately following the scene of her birth, in which her dying mother vowed she would carry on her vendetta, Yuki (Meiko Kaji, title character) meets Shibayama (Hosei Komatsu) and his crew, in Lady Snowblood, 1973, the chief inspiration for Quentin Tarantino’s Kill Bill films. >
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The mature Yuki (Meiko Kaji, title character) explains some of the background of her mission to dissolute warlord Matsuemon (Hitoshi Takagi), director Toshya Fujita using graphics inspired by the original Manga author Kazuo Koiki, in Lady Snowblood, 1973. >
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