R | | Action, Drama, History
Although not mentioned, the story is a remake of the 47 Ronin, The 47 Ronin (1941).
Remember this, Raiden: the wounds of honor are self-inflicted.
While watching Bartok's castle burning, an airplane is visible as the camera pans out to Raiden and his horse.
The UK '12A' cinema version had some of the stronger moments of violence removed. The '15' certificate DVD is uncut.