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When a director has made 100 films, calling him or her “immortal” isn’t a stretch. That work will live forever. So it’s fitting that, for his 100th film, director Takashi Miike made a film about an immortal samurai warrior seeking revenge against impossible odds.

It’s called Blade of the Immortal and a brand new, red-band trailer was just released. “Red-band” means there’s plenty of bodies being sliced, impaled, disemboweled, and just about anything else you can do to human flesh with a bevy of awesome-looking bladed weapons. Check it out.

As seen in that trailer, the story in Blade of the Immortal is of a samurai warrior incapable of dying who is sought out by a girl seeking revenge. The two then team up, hoping not just to get revenge, but also mortality.

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Written and directed by Miike, the film opens November 3, but will premiere at Fantastic Fest in Austin, TX in September. We’ll be sure to keep you updated on that.