Baw more cryfag. Be sure to use your mom's tampons as tissues.
Getting back to it, this was what a lot of things these days need to be--no huge or dawn-out productions. If you have a story and a lot of ideas for action, tell that shit. Don't let it get lost in greedy, small-dicked producers and corps that want to pander to the lowest common denominator. That's how you shine like diamonds amongst a sea of shit.
Ninja Scroll was an epic adventure and I'd watch it again and again. It was that great.