To celebrate the release of Takashi Miike’s Blade of the Immortal on December 8th Arrow Films are offering 3 lucky readers the chance to win a Blade of the Immortal bundle: A poster signed by Takashi Miike, a Fidget spinner, a fan, a t-shirt and a collection of some of Miike’s other films on blu-ray (Audition, Dead or Alive, Black Society Trilogy, The Happiness of the Katakuris). Watch the trailer and book tickets here.
BLADE OF THE IMMORTAL is the 100th project from legendary director Takashi Miike (Audition, Ichi The Killer, 13 Assassins) it is based on the hugely popular manga by Hiroaki Samura and produced by the UK’s Jeremy Thomas (Merry Christmas Mr Lawrence, The Last Emperor, High-Rise). The film stars Takuya Kimura (an icon in Japan who as well as countless films and TV shows was in a much loved boy band, SMAP), Hana Sugisaki (Her Love Boils Bathwater) and Sota Fukushi (Amachan, As the Gods will say).
Manji, a highly skilled samurai, becomes cursed with immortality after a legendary battle. Haunted by the brutal murder of his sister, Manji knows that only fighting evil will regain his soul. He promises to help a young girl named Rin avenge her parents, who were killed by a group of master swordsmen led by ruthless warrior Anotsu. The mission will change Manji in ways he could never imagine…
Please note: This competition is open to UK residents only