Universal Pictures, via Yahoo Movies, has released the first trailer for Carl Rinsch’s samurai film 47 Ronin.
The film follows an outcast samurai, who teams up with the leader of 47 other outcasts, to seek vengeance on the man who killed their master.
Keanu Reeves is in the lead, with Hiroyuki Sanada, Ko Shibasaki, Tadanobu Asano and Rinko Kikuchi in support.
47 Ronin is due out in Ireland on December 27th.
From ancient Japan’s most enduring tale, the epic 3D fantasy-adventure 47 Ronin is born. Keanu Reeves leads the cast as Kai, an outcast who joins Oishi (Hiroyuki Sanada), the leader of the 47 outcast samurai. Together they seek vengeance upon the treacherous overlord who killed their master and banished their kind. To restore honor to their homeland, the warriors embark upon a quest that challenges them with a series of trials that would destroy ordinary warriors.