Mar 19, 2015
Chances are, if you’re a fan of Japanese war history or the Goemon legend, you’ll be pleased as punch with this update. Even if you’re not, Ninja action has never been so beautiful.
Mar 21, 2015
A few bone dry moments of humour are blended into the forced wackiness and these are the redeeming points for an overstuffed cacophony of empty spectacle.
May 3, 2015
It is a needlessly extended, yet very well performed drama with a splendid couple of actresses taking centre stage.
May 4, 2015
His film version isn’t quite perfect and unfortunately pales compared to the novel but it is far from disrespectful to the source material and is a better version than many may have expected.