Kagero, a beautiful
female ninja, is the soul survivor of a team sent to investigate
the mysterious plaque that has destroyed the village of Shimoda.
She is captured by Tessai, one of the Eight Devils of Kimon, who
proceeds to perform hot-ninja-love action on the unwilling beauty.
Luckily for her, Jubei Kibagami -- a wandering ninja who happened
to be sleeping nearby -- saves her, thus incurring the wrath of
Jubei is later
ambushed by Tessai and although brutally beaten, emerges victorious.
This battle is witnessed by Dakuan, a government spy tracking the
activities of the Kimon Devils. Dakuan enlists the aid of the reluctant
Jubei, and together with Kagero, the unlikey trio make their way
through each of the Kimon Devils and ultimately face off with the
Devil's leader Genma; a powerful enemy who has the powers of reincarnation.
introduces some of the coolest characters ever as each one has a
special talent and you watch in anticipation wondering "What
can THIS guy do?" This movie is not for kids and that is what
makes it so cool. The gore is not overly-abundant but when it is
used, it really adds to the atomosphere of the movie. There are
some scenes that will actually make you cringe. Good Stuff!