About the film
japan samurai sword fight aikido
Release Date: July 23, 1982
|Slogan||:||«He has trained every thought, every muscle, every nerve, for the moment of truth!»|
|Production Companies||:||CBS Theatrical Films, Poncher-Rosen-Beckman Productions|
|Producers||:||Robert L. Rosen, Ron Beckman|
|Writers||:||Ivan Moffat, John Sayles, Richard Maxwell|
Rick, a down-and-out American boxer, is hired to transport a sword to Japan, unaware that the whole thing is a set up in a bitter blood-feud between two brothers, one who follows the traditional path of the samurai and the other a businessman. At the behest of the businessman, Rick undertakes samurai training from the other brother, but joins his cause. He also becomes romantically involved with the samurai's daughter.