Movies like The Dagger of Kamui

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The Dagger of Kamui (1985)
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The Dagger of Kamui (1985)
Original name: カムイの剣
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Country: Japan
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Young Jiro finds his mother and sister murdered at home; falsely accused, he flees to a new life and trains to be an assassin.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, treasure, revenge, samurai, old west, adventure, crimes, village, vengeance, hitman, heroes, battles, kidnapping, clergy, destiny, village life, danger, master warrior, heroic mission, chases and races, escapades, criminal heroes, deadly, rivalry, woman in danger ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, asia, usa, hokkaido

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Lupin III: The Fuma Conspiracy (1987)
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Country: Japan
Duration: 73 min.
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Duration: 23 min.
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