• Ninja Assassin (2009)

Ninja Assassin

Release Date: November 25th, 2009

DVD Release Date: March 16th, 2010

R |1 hr 39 min

Plot Summary

Trained in methods of killing from an early age, Raizo (Rain) is a member of the secret clan of assassins known as the Ozunu. After the Ozunu kill his friend, however, Raizo breaks free from them and vanishes. Meanwhile, Europol agent Mika Coretti (Naomie Harris) discovers a money trail linking the the group to murders. Raizo saves Mika from his former comrades and joins forces with her to bring down the Ozunu forever.

Cast: Rain , Naomie Harris, Ben Miles, Rick Yune, Shô Kosugi, Guido Foehrweisser, Stephen Marcus, Wladimir Tarasjanz

Director: James McTeigue

Genres: Action , Martial arts

Production Co: Silver Pictures, Anarchos Productions Inc.

Distributors: Warner Bros.

Keywords: Investigation, Escape, Brother, 2000s, Friend, Gripping, Murder, Love interest, Revenge, Quest

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    The Hollywood Reporter

    Ninja isn't a great movie, but if you're in the right frame of mind, it is a bloody good time. show more

  • 63
    Kyle SmithNew York Post

    Despite the pace, though -- pedal, have you met my friend metal? -- Ninja Assassin still has some of its best stuff left at the end, when the master returns to demonstrate his extra-special, super-most-deadliest technique. show more

  • 50
    Stephen ColeThe Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    A convincing, reasonably co-ordinated action movie. Nothing special, but lovers of the genre will enjoy the workouts, especially if they bring night-vision glasses. show more

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