[VIDEO] Animated Prequel Released For 47 Ronin Posted by Joseph Lee on 12.12.2013
The film arrives Christmas Day...
Crave Online has revealed an animated prequel for the new film 47 Ronin, which stars Keanu Reeves and arrives on December 25.
47 Ronin: The Way of the Warrior talks about why the ronin are masterless and how they have fought dragons and other beasts along the way. It is only available for the next 24 hours.
Here's a synopsis of the film: "Keanu Reeves makes an explosive return to action-adventure in 47 Ronin. After a treacherous warlord kills their master and banishes their kind, 47 leaderless samurai vow to seek vengeance and restore honor to their people. Driven from their homes and dispersed across the land, this band of Ronin must seek the help of Kai (Reeves)—a half-breed they once rejected—as they fight their way across a savage world of mythic beasts, shape-shifting witchcraft and wondrous terrors. As this exiled, enslaved outcast becomes their most deadly weapon, he will transform into the hero who inspires this band of outnumbered rebels to seize eternity.
The film was directed by Carl Rinsch (The Gift and produced by Scott Stuber (Ted, Identity Thief), Pamela Abdy (Identity Thief, Endless Love) and Eric McLeod (Mr & Mrs Smith, Austin Powers series).