Afro Samurai Movie

Afro Samurai the Movie

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Japanese: AFRO SAMURAI 劇場版
English: Afro Samurai the Movie
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Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 27, 2007
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: Gonzo
Source: Original
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure
Themes: GoreGore, SamuraiSamurai
Duration: 1 hr. 56 min.
Rating: R+ - Mild Nudity


Score: 7.541 (scored by 3421334,213 users)
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Ranked: #16782
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Popularity: #2654
Members: 65,905
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A movie adaptation of the TV series.


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Okazaki, Takashi
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Oct 17, 2020
As I have seen the Afro Samurai series first, I can easily see that Afro Samurai the Movie is not only an adaptation of the series, it is in fact pretty much the same thing. If you take away the openings and endings you no longer have any difference between them 😊.

But all in all, I see some good points in watching the movie instead of the series. To begin with, for someone who does not like interruption, you can see the whole story without having to change from one episode to another. It also helps you dive better in the atmosphere, building ...
Oct 8, 2019
You wanted to watch brutal sword fights with heavy HIP-HOP beats in backround?? Here you go, Afro Samurai is must watch anime movie for you.There is small suprise in in it,we got f.cking Samuel
L. Jackson as voiceactor of main character,finally he is in every movie genre.
Plot isn't something new, we can see story of Afro trying to revenge his father and be The Number one.On his road to revenge have to overcome many obstacles in form of fighs .BTW those fight scenes are well made,overall art in this movie is good,kinda dark mooded ,the way i like it.Soundtrack is fitting, fight mood have ...
Jul 2, 2020
Mixed Feelings
The Film is about a women named Lady Sio, stealing the Number 1 headband so Afro has to try get it back.

The film is mostly filled with violence and just poor dialogue. It has the stereotypical dialogue you would expect from an 'action movie'. The movie was also quite enjoyable, but not as much as the original series. The storytelling is quite basic though, so don't expect anything surprising to happen.

The Animation is very good. As expected. The music is also is top notch. RZA has done really well.

I would recommend this anime movie to people who want more of ...

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