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Description: Goemon" is based on the life of Ishikawa Goemon a legendary 16th century ninja warrior and bandit who stole valuables and gave them to the poor. There is little historical information on Goemon's life, and thus he has become a folk hero, whose background and origins have been widely speculated upon. The movie version is set to create a new interpretation of the character.
Goemon is an excellent retelling of the Goemon myth. It utilizes a unique and modern approach in recasting this famous myth.
Directed by the same director as Casshern, the cinematic style is very similar. The artistic color direction is amazing and complements the action and story on the screen.
The story jumps out of the gate quickly and then settles down to a slow pace, often times too slow. But, the tapestry that is woven throughout the plot is diverse and intricate.
The action is on par with other martial arts films. It is captivating and fast-paced. You will not be disappointed..