Budo: The Art of Killing
From The Grindhouse Cinema Database
Budo: The Art of Killing (1982, Japan) is a Martial Arts film directed by Masayoshi Nemoto.
- Contents: Available DVDs
- Released in 1982 | Color
- Running Time: 90 Min.
- Production Co: The Arthur Davis Company
- Distribution Co: Crown International Pictures (1982) (USA) (theatrical) (dubbed) | Ambassador Film Distributors (1982) (Canada) (theatrical) (dubbed)
- Directed by Masayoshi Nemoto
- Produced by Hisao Masuda
- Written by Masayoshi Nemoto
- Narrated by Harry J. Quini
- Music by Stomu Yamashta
- Cinematography by Ryo Yano, Yoshiaki Kato
- Edited by Koichi Atsumi
- This feature-length documentary presents the history and practice of Martial Arts in Japan. It focuses on the ideals and philosophy of the Samurai Warrior (Budo).