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Brother (2001)

When an uncompromising Yakuza leaves Japan to avoid igniting a gang war he joins his brother, a small time drug dealer in America, and shocks both his friends and enemies with his ruthless brutality. 146 more words


Boiling Point (1990)

A slow-witted garage attendant travels to Okinawa to buy a gun when his friend gets into trouble with the local Yakuza.

Even by Kateshi Kitano’s understated standards, Boiling Point is a very ponderous affair. 167 more words


Battle Royale (2000)

A Japan increasingly concerned with spiralling urban violence makes an example of troublesome teens by stranding them on a desert island and forcing them to fight to the death. 189 more words


TBS Drama Special 2015 ~ Akamedaka

Date: From 9.00 p.m., 28 December 2015
Scriptwriter: Yaitsu Hiroyuki (Shitamachi Rocket (TBS), Keiji 7-nin, Ryusei Wagon)
Original Work: Akamedaka by Tatekawa Danshun… 628 more words