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Afro Samurai Movie

Afro Samurai Movie

Alternative Titles

English: Afro Samurai the Movie
Japanese: AFRO SAMURAI 劇場版

Information

Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 27, 2007
Genres: Action, Samurai
Duration: 1 hr. 56 min.
Rating: R+ - Mild Nudity
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 7.611 (scored by 6944 users)
Ranked: #11812
Popularity: #1924
Members: 12,371
Favorites: 18
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Synopsis

A movie adaptation of the TV series.

Related Anime

Full story: Afro Samurai
Sequel: Afro Samurai: Resurrection

Characters & Voice Actors

Samurai, Afro
Samurai, Afro
Main
Jackson, Samuel L.
English
Jackson, Samuel L.
Lamarr, Phil
English
Lamarr, Phil
Justice
Justice
Supporting
Perlman, Ron
English
Perlman, Ron
Ninja Ninja
Ninja Ninja
Supporting
Jackson, Samuel L.
English
Jackson, Samuel L.
Sasuke
Sasuke
Supporting
Marsden, Jason
English
Marsden, Jason

Staff

Okazaki, Takashi
Original Creator



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Jan 10, 2013
FlashyMan
The Story: Basic and easy to follow in this movie with revenge centering around the plot for our "hero" if you would, for this tale.
The Art: Dark and Bloody would be strong ways to describe the movie with animation quality being second to none.
The Sound: Nailed in every facet down to the slashing of body parts or the lines delivered by the cast in the english dubbing. No corners were cut when it came to this area as it offers some of the best sounding and acted works in a long time.

Personally, This movie was fantastic as it fulfills the expectations of Action and gore read more
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Aug 15, 2013
bedheadred
The movie begins with a flashback of young Afro watching his father slayed for his No. 1 headband. He who dons the No. 1 headband is the ultimate warrior and can only be challenged by the owner of the No. 2 headband. Anyone and everyone will challenge No. 2 for his coveted headband. The movie follows Afro in a futuristic feudal Japan as he defends his No. 2 headband against many able foes, including his childhood friend who is also hell-bent on revenge.

It took me many, many tries to actually sit and watch this movie because of the art style. The chiseled faces and read more
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Recommendations

Both are about awesome Samurais. Both involve fusion of medieval japan with hip hop culture.

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Poll: Afro Samurai (Movie) Episode 1 Discussion
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5 replies by Satan-sama »»
05-05-14, 4:40 PM

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