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Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai
Directed by:
Jim Jarmusch

Directed by Jim Jarmusch, "Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai" (also known as "Ghost Dog, la voie du samouraï", "Ghost Dog - Der Weg des Samurai", "Ghost Dog - il codice del samurai") is a Crime/Drama/Thriller film, released on February 10 of 2000 in the USA . Forest Whitaker is starring, alongside John Tormey, Cliff Gorman, Dennis Liu, Frank Minucci and Richard Portnow.

All assassins live beyond the law... only one follows the code

Who directed "Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai":

Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai was directed by Jim Jarmusch, an American writer, director, actor, producer, composer, and cinematographer.

Before directing Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai, Jim Jarmusch had directed Dead Man, released in 1995, Night on Earth (1991), Mystery Train (1989), Down by Law (1986), Stranger Than Paradise (1984), and Permanent Vacation (1980). Since, he directed Coffee and Cigarettes, released in 2003, Broken Flowers (2005), The Limits of Control (2009), Only Lovers Left Alive (2013).

What was the release date of "Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai":

Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai was initally released in the United States on Thursday, February 10, 2000.. This was nineteen (19) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, April 28, 2000 in the United Kingdom; Tuesday, September 14, 1999 in Canada; Tuesday, May 18, 1999 in France; Thursday, January 06, 2000 in Germany; Friday, January 14, 2000 in Spain; Thursday, May 25, 2000 in Australia and on Saturday, November 27, 1999 in Japan.

What is the cast of "Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai":

At the casting of Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai we find Forest Whitaker, previously seen in Species (1995) and Smoke (1995); John Tormey (Just the Ticket (1999), Safe Men (1998)); Cliff Gorman (Hoffa (1992), Night and the City (1992)) [ more... ]

  • Frank Adonis and Richard Portnow, Gene Ruffini also worked together in Find Me Guilty, released in 2006.
  • Forest Whitaker and Victor Argo can be seen in Smoke, released in 1995.
  • Richard Portnow and Victor Argo have both also be seen in Desperately Seeking Susan, released in 1985.
  • Kenny Guay and Jamie Hector can also be seen in Prison Song, released in 2001.

What is the Storyline of "Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai":

Ghost Dog (Whitaker) sees himself as a retainer of Louie (John Tormey), a local mobster, who saved Ghost Dog's life years ago. While living as a hired hitman for the Italian Mafia, he strictly follows Hagakure.

Louie tells Ghost Dog to kill a gangster who is sleeping with the daughter (Tricia Vessey) of the mafia boss Vargo (Henry Silva). However, Ghost Dog kills the man in the girl's presence. The mobsters decide to get rid of Ghost Dog to cover up their involvement. Louie knows practically [...]

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