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‘Samurai Jack: The Premiere Movie Event’ Exclusive Clip: Genndy Tartakovsky on the Origin of His Classic Series — Watch

The one-night-only event takes place in theaters on October 16.

Samurai Jack Premiere Movie

“Samurai Jack.”

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Samurai Jack” came to a close earlier this year with a long-awaited fifth season that came about nearly 14 years after its inconclusive predecessor. The acclaimed series began in 2001 with “Samurai Jack: The Premiere Movie,” which will screen for one night only courtesy of Fathom Events. Avail yourself of an exclusive clip below.

Here’s the synopsis: “‘Samurai Jack: The Premiere Movie Event’ follows a young Samurai after he is sent to the future by the evil wizard, Aku. Determined to undo his destruction, Jack sets off on a daring journey to return to the past and defeat Aku once and for all. Gathering allies and combatting other villains along the way, Jack battles to accomplish his mission and restore the peace of the past.”

Genndy Tartakovsky directed or co-directed all 62 episodes of the show, which earned eight Emmys throughout its run. “Samurai Jack: The Premiere Movie Event” takes place nationwide on Monday, October 16.

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