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Female Ninjas Magic Chronicles: Legend of Yagyu Part 1 (1998)
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Female Ninjas Magic Chronicles: Legend of Yagyu Part 1 (1998)
Original name: Kunoichi ninpô chô Yagyû gaiden: Edobana jigoku-hen
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Yuko Moriyama stars in this ninja period piece as one of seven women determined to exact revenge on the evil lord Akinari Katou and “The 7 Spears”, the band of soldiers he commands. Trained assassins and skilled in sorcery, these men took over the Aizu prefecture and took its most beautiful young women as concubines. They left behind 7 daughters now seeking out Jyubei Yagyuu to help get revenge.
Plot: magic, convent, revenge, assassin, witchcraft, mistress, nun, female ninja, sword duel, samurai, demon, ninja, dismemberment, blood, archery, flute, crucifix, boomerang, strangulation, stabbed in the back, magical sword, magical mirror, stabbed in the chest, impalement, one eyed man ...

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Reborn from Hell II: Jubei's Revenge (1996)
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Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
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Genre: Fantasy
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Shogun Assassin (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Story: No overview found.
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Duration: 84 min.
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