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- Movie: Rurouni Kenshin
- Romaji: Rurouni Kenshin
- Japanese: るろうに剣心
- Director: Keishi Ohtomo
- Writer: Watsuki Nobuhiro (manga), Kiyomi Fujii, Keishi Ohtomo
- Producer: Takero Hisamatsu, Tatsuro Hatanaka, Masahiko Ibaraki, Hiroaki Kitano, Osamu Kubota, Hiroyoshi Koiwai
- Cinematographer: Takuro Ishizaka
- Release Date: August 25, 2012
- Runtime: 134 min.
- Genre: Action / Based on a Comic / Period-19th Century / Samurai
- Distributor: Warner Bros.
- Language: Japanese
- Country: Japan
Former legendary assassin Kenshin Himura (Takeru Sato) has now become a wandering samurai. Offerring aid & protecting those in need as atonement for his past deeds. During this time Kenshin Himura comes across and aides Kaoru Kamiya (Emi Takei). Her father opened the Kamiya Kasshin-ryu, a kendo school located in Tokyo and Kaoru is now an instructor there. Kaoru then invites Kenshin to stay at her dojo. Their relationship develops further, but Kenshin is still haunted by his violent past ...
- Based on popular manga series "Rurouni Kenshin" written & illustrated by Watsuki Nobuhiro - published in Weekly Shonen Jump from September 2, 1994 – November 4, 1999.
- Filming begins August, 2011 and is expected to be released in the summer of 2012.
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|Takeru Sato||Emi Takei||Koji Kikkawa||Yu Aoi||Munetaka Aoki|
|Kenshin Himura||Kaoru Kamiya||Udo Jine||Megumi Takani||Sanosuke Sagara|
|Gou Ayano||Genki Sudo||Taketo Tanaka||Eiji Okuda||Yosuke Eguchi|
|Gein||Banjin Inui||Yahiko Myojin||Aritomo Yamagata||Hajime Saito|
Additional Cast Members:
- Ryuhei Higashiyama - soldier 4
- 2012 (17th) Busan International Film Festival - October 4-13, 2012 - Open Cinema *International Premiere
- 2012 (45th) Sitges Film Festival - October 4-14, 2012 - Official Fantàstic Competition
- 2013 (31st) Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival - April 2-13, 2013 - Official Selection
- 2013 (15th) Udine Far East Film - April 19-27, 2013 *Italian Premiere
- 2013 (14th) Japan Filmfest Hamburg" - May 22-26, 2013 - Naginata *German Premiere
- 2013 (12th) Asian Film Festival of Dallas - July 11-18, 2013 *U.S. Southwest Premiere
- 2013 (12th) New York Asian Film Festival - June 28-July 15, 2013 *New York Premiere
- 2013 (7th) JAPAN CUTS - July 11-21, 2013 *New York Premiere
- 2013 (17th) Fantasia Film Festival - July 18-August 7, 2013 *Quebec Premiere
- 2013 (33rd) Hawaii International Film Festival - October 10-20, 2013 - Spotlight on Japan *Hawaii Premiere