Takashi Sorimachi (GTO) stars in this epic drama about the extraordinary life of the titular Mongolian military leader, spanning from his birth to his intense campaigns and conquests in northeast Asia. This sweeping action-adventure from director Shinichiro Sawai was shot on location in Mongolia and is among the most expensive Japanese productions of all time.
Description by FUNimation Entertainment, Ltd.:
After 27 years of planning, Genghis Khan: To the Ends of the Earth and Sea finally captures the mystery and majesty of one of history's greatest rulers - Genghis Khan. This landmark achievement of Japanese cinema represents an epic undertaking not soon to be rivaled. Genghis Khan: The name a legend. The man? Near myth. A soul obscured by his own achievements; Son, husband, father, conqueror. Genghis Khan: To the Ends of the Earth and Sea weaves the saga of one exalted man's march toward immortality and the battle to unite the tribes of Mongol under one rule.