Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Samurai Archives Japanese History Podcast


Apr 30, 2017

This episode we talk to the world's foremost Japanese ninja movie researcher Mance Thompson about the history and development of Ninja movies in Japan and their spread to the United States. He also gives his recommendations for the best Japanese ninja films, and talks about the future of the genre.

Support the podcast on Patreon:

Shopping on  Use our link:

Mance's website: Japanese Ninja Movies

Follow Mance on Twitter:


Contact email:

Mentioned in this podcast:

The oldest extant Ninja movie, Goketsu Jiraiya:

Support this podcast:

Shop, suport the podcast

Samurai Archives Bookstore

Samurai Archives Shop (T-Shirts, etc)

Contact Us:

Twitter @SamuraiArchives!/samuraiarchives


Samurai Archives Podcast on Reddit:

Samurai Archives podcast blog:

Samurai Archives Forum: