History Film / Azumi

4th Nov '16 4:44:02 AM Morgenthaler
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* CurbStompBattle: Most of the fights in the first movie, at least in Azumi's case. All [[spoiler: but one]] of her TrueCompanions eventually fall to [[SortingAlgorithmOfEvil the waves of enemies sent against them]], but Azumi always survives without even a scratch. By the end of the movie, her personal kill count is in the hundreds, albeit aided by a bit of UnfriendlyFire.

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Most of the fights in the first movie, at least in Azumi's case. All [[spoiler: but one]] of her TrueCompanions eventually fall to [[SortingAlgorithmOfEvil the waves of enemies sent against them]], but Azumi always survives without even a scratch. By the end of the movie, her personal kill count is in the hundreds, albeit aided by a bit of UnfriendlyFire.
4th Nov '16 4:43:50 AM Morgenthaler
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'''''Azumi''''' (2003) is an extremely violent action movie by Ryuhei Kitamura, based on [[Manga/{{Azumi}} a manga series]] created by Yū Koyama, focusing on the life of Azumi, a young woman brought up as part of a team of assassins charged with killing three warlords that threaten Feudal Japan with an agenda of war and bloodshed. It begins an indeterminate number of years after the Battle of Sekigahara, but as the story progresses and Azumi begins her missions, the manga introduces the characters into mainstream history. Many of the early assassination missions that Azumi undertakes are the assassinations of the prominent supporters and generals of the Toyotomi Clan, against whom the Tokugawa Clan expected to again go to war. The manga 'reveals' that many of the Toyotomi leaders who conveniently died of diseases or accidents prior to the final confrontation between the Toyotomi and Tokugawa were actually victims of assassinations by Azumi and her comrades.

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'''''Azumi''''' ''Azumi'' (2003) is an extremely violent action movie by Ryuhei Kitamura, based on [[Manga/{{Azumi}} a manga series]] created by Yū Koyama, focusing on the life of Azumi, a young woman brought up as part of a team of assassins charged with killing three warlords that threaten Feudal Japan with an agenda of war and bloodshed. It begins an indeterminate number of years after the Battle of Sekigahara, but as the story progresses and Azumi begins her missions, the manga introduces the characters into mainstream history. Many of the early assassination missions that Azumi undertakes are the assassinations of the prominent supporters and generals of the Toyotomi Clan, against whom the Tokugawa Clan expected to again go to war. The manga 'reveals' that many of the Toyotomi leaders who conveniently died of diseases or accidents prior to the final confrontation between the Toyotomi and Tokugawa were actually victims of assassinations by Azumi and her comrades.
4th Nov '16 4:43:30 AM Morgenthaler
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** Aya Ueto did a lot of her own stunts, particularly swordplay making her a real life {{Badass}}
5th Jun '16 11:42:38 AM TotemicHero
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* HideoKojima: Yes he is in this movie. [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=65dIPowIWzQ Here's the interview.]]
21st Nov '15 10:59:33 AM nombretomado
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* ConservationOfNinjitsu: Technically they're ''[[RurouniKenshin hitokiri]]'', but the trope applies.

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* ConservationOfNinjitsu: Technically they're ''[[RurouniKenshin ''[[Manga/RurouniKenshin hitokiri]]'', but the trope applies.
7th Oct '15 3:47:57 AM Arawn999
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'''''Azumi''''' (2003) is an extremely violent action movie by Ryuhei Kitamura, based on a manga series created by Yū Koyama, focusing on the life of Azumi, a young woman brought up as part of a team of assassins charged with killing three warlords that threaten Feudal Japan with an agenda of war and bloodshed. It begins an indeterminate number of years after the Battle of Sekigahara, but as the story progresses and Azumi begins her missions, the manga introduces the characters into mainstream history. Many of the early assassination missions that Azumi undertakes are the assassinations of the prominent supporters and generals of the Toyotomi Clan, against whom the Tokugawa Clan expected to again go to war. The manga 'reveals' that many of the Toyotomi leaders who conveniently died of diseases or accidents prior to the final confrontation between the Toyotomi and Tokugawa were actually victims of assassinations by Azumi and her comrades.

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'''''Azumi''''' (2003) is an extremely violent action movie by Ryuhei Kitamura, based on [[Manga/{{Azumi}} a manga series series]] created by Yū Koyama, focusing on the life of Azumi, a young woman brought up as part of a team of assassins charged with killing three warlords that threaten Feudal Japan with an agenda of war and bloodshed. It begins an indeterminate number of years after the Battle of Sekigahara, but as the story progresses and Azumi begins her missions, the manga introduces the characters into mainstream history. Many of the early assassination missions that Azumi undertakes are the assassinations of the prominent supporters and generals of the Toyotomi Clan, against whom the Tokugawa Clan expected to again go to war. The manga 'reveals' that many of the Toyotomi leaders who conveniently died of diseases or accidents prior to the final confrontation between the Toyotomi and Tokugawa were actually victims of assassinations by Azumi and her comrades.
20th Sep '15 8:15:14 PM Willbyr
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5th Jan '15 9:00:31 AM system
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2nd Jan '15 4:45:55 PM pualsalazar20
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* WhatCouldPossiblyGoWrong: at the end of the first movie, the one remaining warlord is enjoying a leisurely cruise to his next destination, his ship practically in the middle of the ocean as he invites his bodyguard to join him at the ''onsen''. [[CrazyAwesome Cue Azumi leaping out of the ocean to finish him off.]]

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* WhatCouldPossiblyGoWrong: at the end of the first movie, [[http://blog.buttermouth.com/2007/06/top-25-places-to-watch-free-movies-and.html movie]], the one remaining warlord is enjoying a leisurely cruise to his next destination, his ship practically in the middle of the ocean as he invites his bodyguard to join him at the ''onsen''. [[CrazyAwesome Cue Azumi leaping out of the ocean to finish him off.]]
22nd Dec '13 5:02:38 PM Rotpar
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In 2005, a sequel was made, ''Azumi 2: Death or Love''.

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In 2005, a sequel was made, ''Azumi 2: Death or Love''.Love'', featuring Creator/ChiakiKuriyama of ''Film/KillBill'' fame.
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