The Sword of Doom Reviews

January 3, 2020
Nakadai ... dominates the screen with a sinister gaze that seems haunted.
February 11, 2016
Ryunosuke's blank-faced amorality and apparent insanity and the spirited swordplay and Nakadai's athleticism move the viewer along.
January 18, 2008
Given a sweeping epic treatment.
July 1, 2006
[A] visually stunning epic.
August 28, 2005
May 5, 2005
clean, swift, and brutal
April 19, 2005
...there's no real flow or sense of pacing at work here.
March 30, 2005
Open-minded viewers will be treated to a gripping work of style and tension - an expression of rage and conditioning that's remarkably vicious for a 1960s adventure yarn.
March 21, 2005
A film defined by its meticulously precise construction.