The Bushido Blade


1h 32m 1982

Brief Synopsis

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.

Film Details

Also Known As
Bloody Bushido Blade, The, Bushido Blade
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1982
Location
Toho Studios, Japan

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 32m
Sound
Mono
Color
Color

Synopsis

Yokahama, 1854. Commodore Perry's efforts to open diplomatic relations with Japan are hampered when the Shogun's gift to the US president, a prized sword, is stolen. The Japanese, particularly the Shogun's commander, will lose face unless it is recovered.

Film Details

Also Known As
Bloody Bushido Blade, The, Bushido Blade
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1982
Location
Toho Studios, Japan

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 32m
Sound
Mono
Color
Color

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Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 1982

Began and completed shooting in 1978.

Film was broadcast domestially over cable-tv before being released theatrically in 1982 under title "The Bloody Bushido Blade."

Released in United States 1982