The Bushido Blade (1981)

Bushido Blade
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating R
Runtime 1hr 32mins.
Genres Action, Historical
Keywords martial arts
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Shoji Ueda Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
William Overgard Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Arthur Rankin Jr. Producer n/a 3 3000001
Tom Kotani Director n/a 2 2000001
Yoshitami Huroiwa Editor n/a 172 7000001
Ian Crafford Editor (United Kingdom) 172 7000002
Yuji Hiyoshi Sound n/a 120816 14000001
Anne V Coates Creative Consultant editor consultant 120858 12000001
Maury Laws Music n/a 120781 8000001
Mayumi Atano Actor Yuki 1 1000011
Tetsuro Tamba Actor Lord Yamato 1 1000010
Laura Gemser Actor Edo's Cousin 1 1000004
Frank Converse Actor Captain Hawk 1 1000003
Sonny Chiba Actor Prince Edo 1 1000002
James Earl Jones Actor Harpooner 1 1000005
Mako Actor Friend 1 1000006
Mike Starr Actor Cave Johnson 1 1000009
Timothy Murphy Actor Robert Burr 1 1000008
Toshiro Mifune Actor Shogun's Commander 1 1000007
Richard Boone Actor Commodore Matthew Perry 1 1000001
Yokahama, 1854. Commodore Perry's efforts to open diplomatic relations with Japan are hampered when the Shogun's gift to the US president, a prized sword, is stolen. The Japanese, particularly the Shogun's commander, will lose face unless it is recovered.