Is 47 Ronin a bad movie?

47 Ronin isn’t a bad movie…it’s just a bad adaptation of a very specific story. The cast is talented, and sometimes given the opportunity to demonstrate it. The visuals are fun and exciting, with some really nice camera work.

Was the 47 Ronin a true story?

The tale of the 47 Ronin is one of the most famous in Japanese history, and it is a true story. During the Tokugawa era in Japan, the country was ruled by the shogun, or highest military official, in the name of the emperor.

What is the film 47 Ronin about?

In feudal Japan, Lord Asano rules his province with fairness. However, jealous Lord Kira (Tadanobu Asano) fears that the shogun favors Asano over him and hatches a plot that ends with Asano’s ritual suicide. After Asano’s death, his samurai, led by Oishi (Hiroyuki Sanada), are forced to live as outcasts. Oishi wanders for several years but realizes that he must turn to Kai (Keanu Reeves), a mixed-blood warrior he once rejected, to help him and his ronin comrades take revenge on Lord Kira.47 Ronin / Film synopsis

Can kids watch 47 Ronin?

Age Appropriate For: 13+.

Is 47 ronin based on a true story?

Based on the true story of the 47 Ronin, samurai swordsmen, who avenged the death of their master in 18th century Japan.

Who are the actors in the Ronin movie?

Cast Keanu Reeves as Kai, a half-Japanese, half-English outcast adopted by the household of Lord Asano who joins the Ronin. Hiroyuki Sanada as Oishi, the leader of the Rōnin. Tadanobu Asano as Lord Kira, Lord Asano’s rival daimyō. Rinko Kikuchi as Witch, an odd-eyed sorceress who serves Lord Kira

Is 4747 Ronin worth watching?

47 Ronin is a great fantasy adventure that emotional and thrilling. Keanu Reeves and Hiroyuki Sanada both give great performances. The music by Ilan Eshkeri is also great. It’s well paced, well filmed and Carl Rinsch’s direction is really good. The CG is consistently excellent.

When will 47 Ronin be on DVD and Blu-ray?

Universal Pictures Home Entertainment released 47 Ronin on DVD, Blu-ray and Blu-ray 3D on April 1, 2014.