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Sleepy Eyes of Death: The Mask of the Princess (1966) 6.7

Sleepy Eyes of Death: The Mask of the Princess (1966)

Storyline:Princess Kiku, Shogun's daughter, wants revenge on Nemuri Kyoshiro for embarrassing her.User Reviews: The Mask of the Princess brings back Princess Kiku from the fourth entry, Sword of Seduction. The faciall...

Nemuri Kyôshirô: Joyôken (1964) 6.8

Nemuri Kyôshirô: Joyôken (1964)

Storyline:This film of the sleepy-eyed ronin series has the quite reluctant hero refuse to come to the assistance of a Japanese Christian in an age of both proselytizing and persecution, but later come around and rend...

Sleepy Eyes of Death: Castle Menagerie (1969) 7

Sleepy Eyes of Death: Castle Menagerie (1969)

Storyline:Just when you think Kyoshiro's life can't get any stranger, someone starts running around raping and murdering, and leaving notes proudly proclaiming that he did it. Tracking down the real culprit willtake h...

Sleepy Eyes of Death: Sword of Adventure (1964) 7.1

Sleepy Eyes of Death: Sword of Adventure (1964)

Storyline:This film of the sleepy-eyed ronin series sees the orphan swordsman wander into a town and stumble upon the opportunity to conduct righteous deeds. With the smaller acts of kindness aside the man finds a lar...

Sleepy Eyes of Death: Hell Is a Woman (1968) 7.1

Sleepy Eyes of Death: Hell Is a Woman (1968)

Storyline:Two devious retainers are competing to take control of a fief when the current Lord dies, but involving Kyoshiro in the conflict against his will is the textbook example of a bad idea - especially when the c...

Sleepy Eyes of Death: Sword of Satan (1965) 6.8

Sleepy Eyes of Death: Sword of Satan (1965)

Storyline:Tsurumatsu, a young boy, is supposed to be a new Lord but he's not really interested, he would rather be a carpenter. So he gets kidnapped and it's up to Nemuri Kyoshiro to save him.User Reviews: SWORD OF Sa...

Nemuri Kyôshirô: Engetsugiri (1964) 6.8

Nemuri Kyôshirô: Engetsugiri (1964)

Storyline:The shogun's illegitimate son decapitates a peasant which draws in nomadic Nemuri Kyoshiro into more sword-fighting adventures when he's blamed for the beheading.User Reviews: One of the traits of the Kyoshi...

Sleepy Eyes of Death: In the Spider’s Lair (1968) 7

Sleepy Eyes of Death: In the Spider’s Lair (1968)

Storyline:This film of the sleepy-eyed ronin series finds the anti-hero in an area where the locals are oppressed, suppressed and held against their wills. Part of the coercive forces trace back to the lord of the are...

Satan’s Sword II (1960) 6.7

Satan’s Sword II (1960)

Storyline:Ryunosuke awakens in the forest having no more idea what happened that previous night, as he'd been drunk & hallucinatory. He is surrounded by corpses & can surmise it's his own handiwork.User Review...

Orgies of Edo (1969) 6.4

Orgies of Edo (1969)

Storyline:The first story; involves a woman forced into prostitution. The second: a woman is turned on by unattractive men who has threesomes with dwarfs. Her admirer disfigures himself so she will like him. The third...