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Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai (1999)

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116 min | Action, Crime, Drama

An African-American Mafia hit man who models himself after the samurai of old finds himself targeted for death by the mob.
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$ 166,344
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$ 3,308,029
Gross (World)
$ 9,380,473
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Mar 24, 2000 (United States)

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7.5 / 10 | 77,952 votes