Hold onto your entrails, because Fist of the North Star (1986) is the Greatest Movie EVER!
Click on the DVD cover or the title above to download our review of the film,
featuring Daryl Surat of AnimeWorldOrder and M.O.M., the Mistress of Malapropisms.
Review in a Nutshell: A compilation film encapsulating a huge chunk of a television series that ran for over 150 episodes, Fist of the North Star is a movie that doesn’t bother to apologize or explain. It’s an acquired taste, and at best an unlikely starting point for budding anime fans.
We completely forgot to mention:
The Mud Golem scene.
Jeff Tatarek’s Horse.
Filed under: Animation, Fantasy, Greatest Movie EVER, Kung Fu, Ninjas Tagged: | Akira Kamiya, Anime, Fantasy, Fist of the North Star, Kenshiro, Martial Arts, Post-Apocalyptic Films, Streamline Pictures, Toyoo Ashida