Blade Of The Immortal


Blade of the ImmortalManji's (Takuya Kimura) younger sister is killed in front of him. With his wrecked body, he takes revenge for his younger sister. A mysterious woman appears in front of Manji. She gives him eternal youth and immortality.
Rin Asano’s parents are killed by the swordsmen group "Itto ryu” and her parents’ fencing studio is destroyed. To take revenge for her parents' death, she asks Manji to be her guard.

Rin and Manji begin their fight against "Itto ryu”.

Notes
Based on the manga series "Mugen no Junin" by Hiroaki Samura (published from June 25, 1993 to December 25, 2012 in Monthly Afternoon).
Filming took place from November, 2015 to January, 2016 in Kyoto, Japan.
First time actor Takuya Kimura has worked with director Takashi Miike.
Hana Sugisaki still image from live-action film “Blade of the Immortal.”
Erika Toda still image from live-action film “Blade of the Immortal.”
Character stills from live-action film “Blade of the Immortal.”

Cast
Takuya Kimura - Manji
Hana Sugisaki - Rin Asano
Sota Fukushi - Kagehisa Anotsu
Hayato Ichihara - Shira
Erika Toda - Makie Otonotachibana
Ebizo Ichikawa - Eiku Shizuma
Tsutomu Yamazaki - Kensui Ibane
Min Tanaka - Kagimura Habaki
Kazuki Kitamura - Sabato Kuroi
Chiaki Kuriyama - Hyakurin
Shinnosuke Mitsushima - Taito Magatsu
Ken Kaneko
Yoko Yamamoto

Release Date: April 29, 2017