SET IN FEUDAL JAPAN
A GOOD LORD IS BETRAYED BY ONE OF HIS SUBJECTS WHO SLAYS HIM AND HIS WIFE TO TAKE OVER JAPAN
WITHT HE HELP OF AN EVIL ARTIST IN MATIC, THE EVIL YOKI DOJO THE TWO ALMOST KILLS THE SON UNTIL HE IS RESCUES BY AN OLD MAGICIAN
USING HTE MAGIC HE WAS TAUGHT BY THE OLD WIZRD, THE BOY NOW A MAN SEEKS TO AVENG HIS PARENTS, REGAIN HIS LAND AND DESTROY THE EVIL WIZARD
PLUS MONSTER ACTION!
Released directly to television by AIP.
Supposedly a heavy influence on George Lucas' Star Wars series, some interesting parallels for sure.
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Clip from the magic serpent and full movie