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Shinobi 4: A Way Out (2003)
Shinobi 4: A Way Out (2003)
Original name: 隠忍術 しのび 殺戮の終末
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The country of Iga is deep in the throws of war. With smaller villages falling one by one, the largest families are in position to vie for their share of the power. Sankai of Minamiyama has his sinister eyes fixed – not only on total control of the area, but on Kagerou as well. After fleeing the village of Shiroyama, Kagerou and Aoi have been relentlessly hunted. And now, with the civil war in full flux, and Aoi in enemy hands, it is time for one last attempt to escape the clutches of the deadly Shinobi hierarchy – or die trying. They are all alone. They can trust no one. They must find a way out.
Plot: ninja, fight, sword, swordsman, violence, blood
Place: japan

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, psychotronic, suspenseful and serious films with plots about ninja, martial arts, violence, fight, blood, sword and sword fight mostly in Action, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Shinobi 4: A Way Out: Shinobi: The Law of Shinobi (2004), The Dry Blade (2012), Ninja 6: The Last Iga Spy (1965), The Ninja War of Torakage (2014), Laughing Under the Clouds (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Genre: Action
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Duration: 80 min.
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The Dry Blade (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Ninja 6: The Last Iga Spy (1965)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: [Period covered: 1637-1651] This is one of the most complicated plots of any of the Shinobi no Mono films! This film tells the story of Saizo’s son, Kirigakure Saisuke, who after seeing his father die at the Battle Of Shimabara, grows up to be an ...
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Genre: Action
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Duration: 94 min.
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Laughing Under the Clouds (2018)
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Duration: 94 min.
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The Ninja Mission (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama
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Duration: 93 min.
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Time: 80s
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Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A noble swordsman fights to recover the magical blade that has protected his country for centuries after being blinded and betrayed by a ruthless villain. A cunning killer has blinded the brave warrior chosen to defend his country with an enchanted ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Drama
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Duration: 89 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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