History Film / FortySevenRonin

3rd Dec '16 2:08:50 AM Xtifr
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'''''47 Ronin''''' is a 2013 fantasy/action film loosely based on the story of UsefulNotes/The47Ronin. ''Very'' loosely.

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'''''47 Ronin''''' ''47 Ronin'' is a 2013 fantasy/action film loosely based on the story of UsefulNotes/The47Ronin. ''Very'' loosely.
9th Nov '16 5:54:41 AM darkchiefy
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* PerformerGuise: The ronin halt a group of kabuki performers who are going to perform for Lord Kira's wedding ceremony and some of them assume their guise, while the others do a silent assault on Lord Kira's fort.
26th Sep '16 6:49:14 PM jamespolk
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'''''Forty-Seven Ronin''''' (officially titled '''''47 Ronin''''') is a 2013 fantasy/action film loosely based on the story of UsefulNotes/The47Ronin. ''Very'' loosely.

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'''''Forty-Seven '''''47 Ronin''''' (officially titled '''''47 Ronin''''') is a 2013 fantasy/action film loosely based on the story of UsefulNotes/The47Ronin. ''Very'' loosely.


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Compare ''Film/The47Ronin'', a four-hour epic adaptation of the "47 ronin" story made in UsefulNotes/ImperialJapan in 1941 and 1942.
17th Aug '16 3:42:36 PM Nautilus1
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* {{Flynning}}: Averted. Many scenes involve the samurai/ronin go for the kill, sometimes brutally so

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* {{Flynning}}: Averted. Many scenes involve the samurai/ronin go for the kill, sometimes brutally soso. It happens in its classic form during Oishi's fight on the Dutch Island with maddened Kai, since neither wants to kill, but subdue. Japanese swordsmanship avoided at all costs the edge to edge contact of the blades for show.
26th Jan '16 7:22:17 AM InsomniacWeasel
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* AbsurdlySharpBlade: Tengu swords, but only in the hands of a brave and skillful warrior. In the hands of a coward, they become completely dull.


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* UncannyValley: The tengu, rather than possessing their traditional, long-nosed masks (which the filmmakers must've thought would look silly to a Western audience) appear to be freakish bird-human hybrids, with a nose that's somewhat between a human one and a fleshy, pointy beak. Combined with their yellow bird eyes and monotone speech, the end result is very creepy.
26th Dec '15 2:28:25 AM SutairuMasuta
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Outcast from society and enslaved due to being half-Japanese, half-British, a man named Kai (Creator/KeanuReeves) encounters the eponymous ronin. They, of course, are samurai out to get revenge for the death of their master. His killer, Lord Kira, is allied with a wicked witch (Creator/RinkoKikuchi) who controls supernatural forces threatening the land which Kai and the ronin must defeat.

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Outcast from society and enslaved due to being half-Japanese, half-British, a man named Kai (Creator/KeanuReeves) encounters the eponymous ronin.ronin, led by Oishi (Creator/HiroyukiSanada). They, of course, are samurai out to get revenge for the death of their master. His killer, Lord Kira, is allied with a wicked witch (Creator/RinkoKikuchi) who controls supernatural forces threatening the land which Kai and the ronin must defeat.
7th Oct '15 12:07:09 PM Black_Diesel
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6th Apr '15 8:31:56 AM DeathMessenger
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*** Of course, Kai's fighting skills and magic abilities all come from ''Japanese beings'', as well as being raised from childhood among Samurai. Everything special about Kai comes from locals, so the MightyWhitey aspect is downplayed. If anything, his heritage is a huge problem, since people don't trust him. [[spoiler: And in the end, he dies just like all other Ronin.]]
6th Mar '15 8:29:46 PM jabberwocky1996
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* CostumePorn: Penny Rose's costumes look extravagant to say the least.
6th Mar '15 7:10:28 PM StarSword
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* TheKingslayer: During the climax battle in Lord Kira's castle, the leader of the ''ronin'' managed to defeat Lord Kira and take his head, signifying their victory.
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