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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 103 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Film Movement : 1989.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Takeshi Kitano.
Participant or Performer Note:
"Beat" Takeshi Kitano, Ittoku Kishibe, Mikiko Otonashi, Takeshi Hiraizumi, Shiro Sano, Maiko Kawakami, Hakuryu.
Summary, etc.:
In one of his first dramatic roles, writer/director Takeshi "Beat" Kitano plays Detective Azuma, a hostile cop who's not afraid of using violent means to catch his culprits. When his sister is kidnapped by a sadistic drug lord, Azuma's Dirty Harry-style tactics escalate in his quest for vengeance.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Police > Japan > Drama.
Police corruption > Japan > Drama.
Drug traffic > Japan > Drama.
Police brutality > Japan > Drama.
Yakuza > Drama.
Revenge > Drama.

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