Azumi
Country of Origin:  Japan
Production year: 2003
Director: Ryuhei Kitamura
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 5-060034-571018
Running time: 2:03 (123 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: PAL, Color, 2.35:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: August 02, 2004
Collection type: Owned (#1311)
Status: Available
Purchase date: September 11, 2006
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 0 / 10
Review (video): 0 / 10
Overview
Serialised since 1994, Azumi, a comic by Yu Koyama has developed an avid following: shocking and seizing readers with its audacious scale and extreme violence. Now courtesy of acclaimed director Ryhuhei Kitamura (Versus), it comes to the screen in this high-octane adaptation.
Azumi (Aya Ueto) is a beautiful young girl, trained from childhood to become a fearless assassin. Now she must face the ultimate test, fighting to defeat a band of merciless warlords. Bringing together stunning swordplay, bloody fight scenes and unforgettable characters, Azumi is not to be missed. This packed disc includes over two hours of extra features.
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Genres
Action
Martial Arts
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Toho Company
 • Nippon Herald Films
Media Companies:
 • Optimum Releasing
Audio format
Japanese  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
English
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
Crew
Direction
Ryuhei Kitamura....Director
Writing
Isao Kiriyama....Screenwriter
Rikiya Mizushima....Screenwriter
Yu Koyama....Original Material By
Production
Mataichiro Yamamoto....Producer
Cinematography
Takumi Furuya....Cinematographer
Film Editing
Shuichi Kakesu....Film Editor
Music
Taroh Iwashiro....Composer
Art
Yuji Hayashida....Art Director
Cast
Aya Ueto....Azumi
Shun Oguri....Nachi
Hiroki Narimiya....Ukiha
Kenji Kohashi....Hyuga
Takatoshi Kaneko....Amagi
Yuma Ishigaki....Nagara
Yasutaka Sano....Yura
Shinji Suzuki....Awa
Eita Nagayama....Hiei
Shogo Yamaguchi....Komoru
Kazuki Kitamura....Inoue, Kanbe'e
Kenichi Endo....Sajiki Isshin
Kazuya Shimizu....Sajiki Nisai
Ryo....Osowareru Haha-Oya
Yoshio Harada....Gessai
Masat˘ Ibu....Nagamasa Asano
Minoru Matsumoto....Saru
J˘ Odagiri....Bijomaru Mogami
Aya Okamoto....Yae
Tak Sakaguchi....Sajiki brother #2
Hideo Sakaki....Nagato
Naoto Takenaka....Kiyomasa Kato