"What did you do today?"
"Oh, just watched Samurai muthafuckin' Cop."
In fairness of film quality, I have to give this one star. It's one god-awful shit show, but MY GOD is it endlessly entertaining in its shittyness.
A fuckin' badass, long-haired, banana hammock wearing motherfucker dealing death like a true goddamn cop and a goddamn samurai from 1980's SoCal.
This film perfectly depicts the '80 VHS market that I grew up on. Bad dialogue, horrible editing, no…
God Dammit, this film is good.
There's no doubt that Robin Williams passing has had an immense impact on all of us film lovers, but in re-watching his body of work, I've found him to be the most immortalized in this film.
The impact he's had on all our lives plays out almost prophetically in this film. From his teaching methods to Carpe Diem, to his famous speech:
"To quote from Whitman, "O me! O life!... of the questions of…