The evil Hikita clan rises from the dead to fulfill a curse on the Satomi clan by restoring the face of their warlord by using the skin of Princess Shizu. In the process of trying to capture her, the clan murders her entire family, but Princess Shizu escapes their clutches. She enlists the aid of eight samurai warriors, possessors of powerful magic crystal, led by Dosetsu (Sonny Chiba!) to help rescue the remaining members of her court and revenge her family. Along the way, they must fight undead warriors, evil spirits, poisonous beauties and a giant centipede.
|Cast:||Akira Hamada, Akira Shioji, Etsuko Shihomi, Harumi Sone, Hiroko Yakushimaru, Hiroyuki Sanada, Keiko Matsuzaka, Kenji Ohba, Mamako Yoneyama, Mari Natsuki, Masaki Kyômoto, Masataka Naruse, Mikio Narita, Minori Terada, Nagare Hagiwara, Nana Okada, Ryôichi Takayanagi, Seizô Fukumoto, Shin’ichi Chiba, Shunsuke Kariya, Taiji Tonoyama, Takuya Fukuhara, Tatsuo Endō, Yûki Meguro|
|Director:||Kinji Fukasaku, Yoshikuni Matsunaga|