Jō Shishido

Jō Shishido

Beloved Japanese actor most recognizable for his intense, eccentric yakuza film roles and his artificially enlarged cheekbones. He has appeared in some 300 films but is best known in the West for his performance in the cult film Branded to Kill (1967). In Japan, he is also known by the nickname "Joe the Ace" (エースのジョー Ēsu no Jō) for his popular role in the Western Fast-Draw Guy (1961).

  • Title: Jō Shishido
  • Popularity: 8.876
  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 1933-12-06
  • Place of Birth: Osaka Prefecture, Japan
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  • Also Known As: Joe Shishido, Jo Shishido, 宍戸錠, 시시도 조
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Jō Shishido Movies

  • 1967
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    A Colt Is My Passport

    A Colt Is My Passport

    6.915 1967 HD

    A gang lord hires Kamimura, a hit man, to take out a rival boss who's gotten greedy.

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  • 1967
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    Branded to Kill

    Branded to Kill

    7.203 1967 HD

    After botching his latest assignment, a third-ranked Japanese hit man becomes the target of another assassin.

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  • 1997
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    To Love

    To Love

    5 1997 HD

    Mitsu works in a factory and has a crush on Tsutomu, a young man she met on the Tokyo streets. One day the two go out, and after some deception,...

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  • 2010
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    A Night in Nude: Salvation

    A Night in Nude: Salvation

    6.5 2010 HD

    A beautiful mother and her two daughters run a bar in a town. They have a dream of becoming rich, reforming the building, and living as celebrities....

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  • 1958
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    Rusty Knife

    Rusty Knife

    5.929 1958 HD

    Udaka is a new, post-war city where corruption has already taken hold. A persistent district attorney wants to arrest and convict Katsumata, a...

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  • 1964
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    Cruel Gun Story

    Cruel Gun Story

    6.3 1964 HD

    Businessmen arrange the early release from prison of Togawa, serving time for taking revenge on the truck driver whose carelessness confined Togawa's...

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  • 1974
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    Battles Without Honor and Humanity: Final Episode

    Battles Without Honor and Humanity: Final Episode

    7.3 1974 HD

    While Hirono is in prison, his rival Takeda turns his own crime organization into a political party, whose two executives stir up new tensions in...

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  • 1988
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    Tokyo: The Last Megalopolis

    Tokyo: The Last Megalopolis

    6.3 1988 HD

    The reincarnation of a 10th century Japanese general haunts 1920's Tokyo.

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  • 1981
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    Edo Porn

    Edo Porn

    6 1981 HD

    The world-famous woodblock artist Hokusai (1760-1849), a widower in need of a steady income, lives with his daughter Oei in the house of his friend...

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  • 1978
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    Bandits vs. Samurai Squadron

    Bandits vs. Samurai Squadron

    6.2 1978 HD

    Kumokiri Nizaemon, a former samurai warrior, has abandoned his class to become the leader of a gang of thieves. He leads his outlaws in an attempt to...

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  • 1964
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    Gate of Flesh

    Gate of Flesh

    6.6 1964 HD

    In the shady black markets and bombed-out hovels of post–World War II Tokyo, a tough band of prostitutes eke out a dog-eat-dog existence,...

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  • 1963
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    Detective Bureau 2-3: Go to Hell, Bastards!

    Detective Bureau 2-3: Go to Hell, Bastards!

    6.2 1963 HD

    Tajima is a private detective in charge of his own company, Detective Bureau 2-3. When warring criminal gangs go overboard by robbing U.S. military...

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  • 1987
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    Fugitive Alien

    Fugitive Alien

    3.3 1987 HD

    An alien is pursued as a traitor by his own race because he refuses to kill humans.

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  • 1982
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    I Are You, You Am Me

    I Are You, You Am Me

    6.4 1982 HD

    9th-graders Kazuo and Kazumi take a tumble at a temple in a small seacoast town in Japan. Through supernatural intervention, their minds and bodies...

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  • 1956
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    Called to the Stand

    Called to the Stand

    1 1956 HD

    Chief editor Shirou Kanzaka (Hisaya Morishige) of Sankei Publishing Inc. is being tried for embezzlement and the staging of Chiyo Umehara's suicide....

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  • 1987
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    Star Force: Fugitive Alien II

    Star Force: Fugitive Alien II

    3.8 1987 HD

    In this second film compiled from episodes of a Japanese TV serial, Captain Joe, reformed interstellar marauder Ken and the rest of the crew of the...

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  • 1967
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    Velvet Hustler

    Velvet Hustler

    6.2 1967 HD

    A young yakuza hitman named Goro does a job and needs to hideout away from Tokyo for a while. He hangs out with loose women and hard men and always...

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  • 1967
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    Massacre Gun

    Massacre Gun

    7.214 1967 HD

    Kuroda is a mob hitman who turns on his employers after being forced to execute his lover. Joining forces with his similarly wronged brothers,...

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  • 1973
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    None But the Brave

    None But the Brave

    5.6 1973 HD

    Story is about how a revolutionist, played by Cheng Pei Pei, taking on the identity of a Captain's (Ou Wei) long lost sister who is actually dead....

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  • 2012
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    The Final Judgement

    The Final Judgement

    1 2012 HD

    26-year-old Shogo Washio sense danger from the expansion of Asian superpower nation Ouran. Shogo Washio teams up with Kenzo Nakagishi and...

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  • 1974
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    New Battles Without Honor and Humanity 1

    New Battles Without Honor and Humanity 1

    5.333 1974 HD

    Bunta Sugawara is Miyoshi, a low-level assassin of the Yamamori gang who is sent to jail after a bungled hit. While in stir, family member Aoki...

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  • 1963
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    Youth of the Beast

    Youth of the Beast

    6.8 1963 HD

    When a mysterious stranger muscles into two rival yakuza gangs, Tokyo's underworld explodes with violence.

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  • 1961
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    Quick Draw Joe

    Quick Draw Joe

    1 1961 HD

    One day, a lone horseman rides into town with a wounded man strapped behind him. Joe, the Ace, had captured one of the bandits who had held up the...

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  • 1977
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    A Tale of Sorrow and Sadness

    A Tale of Sorrow and Sadness

    5.5 1977 HD

    A rookie golfer must cope with the stress of fame after a marketing executive transforms her into a sports celebrity.

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  • 1956
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    Frankie the Milkman

    Frankie the Milkman

    9 1956 HD

    Roppeita is big in size, clumsy and full of energy. When his grandfather orders him to move out to Tokyo to save a sinking milk delivery business a...

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  • 1994
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    The Most Terrible Time in My Life

    The Most Terrible Time in My Life

    6.9 1994 HD

    Maiku Hama is a private detective working in Yokohama. Hama comes to the aid of a Taiwanese waiter named Yang and agrees to track down his missing...

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  • 2009
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    The Code

    The Code

    6.2 2009 HD

    For 60 years, the group of detectives known as "Detective Office 5" has raised the bar for detective work. The agents of Detective Office 5 are a...

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  • 1995
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    The Stairway to the Distant Past

    The Stairway to the Distant Past

    6.9 1995 HD

    Broke, with his vintage Nash convertible repossessed, private eye Mike Hama is reduced to combing the mean streets of the Yokohama waterfront on a...

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  • 1977
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    The Visitor in the Eye

    The Visitor in the Eye

    6 1977 HD

    Komori Tiaki is a budding tennis student. However, one day in training her coach hits the ball into her eye accidentally. She is taken to hospital...

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  • 1960
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    Return of the Vagabond

    Return of the Vagabond

    5 1960 HD

    The 3rd film of the famous "Wataridori" (The Rambler) series from Nikkatsu. The young rambler, Shinji Taki (Akira Kobayashi), with his guitar arrives...

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  • 1958
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    Voice Without a Shadow

    Voice Without a Shadow

    5.8 1958 HD

    Asako, a former telephone operator once heard the voice of a murder suspect which has continued to haunt her. Years later her husband invites his...

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  • 1986
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    Bound for the Fields, the Mountains, and the Seacoast

    Bound for the Fields, the Mountains, and the Seacoast

    6.4 1986 HD

    During the fervently nationalist months leading up to World War II, a rebellious teenager is transferred to a new primary school in a small Inland...

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  • 1960
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    The Rambler Rides Again

    The Rambler Rides Again

    1 1960 HD

    In this fifth episode of the "Wataridori" series, Taki Shinji (Kobayashi Akira) drifts north to Hokkaido, where he helps protect an Ainu village from...

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  • 1962
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    Glass-Hearted Johnny

    Glass-Hearted Johnny

    1 1962 HD

    Joe Shishido is an ambitious bike racetrack tout who becomes inadvertently involved in a triangle with a vulnerable prostitute (Izumi Ashikawa) and...

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  • 1975
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    Conflagration

    Conflagration

    4 1975 HD

    Global South guerrillas hijack the Japanese oil tanker Arabian Light, threatening to blow it up in Tokyo Bay, unless the cabinet complies with an...

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  • 2001
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    Drowning Fish

    Drowning Fish

    7 2001 HD

    When corporate executives are blackmailed into public displays of nudity on the busy streets of Shinjuku, the big guns are called out to locate...

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  • 1959
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    The Rambling Guitarist

    The Rambling Guitarist

    6.2 1959 HD

    Arriving in the town of Hakodate, a wandering musician, Shinji Taki, is soon recruited by the local gang as a hired hand. However, with the arrival...

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  • 1967
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    Asia-Pol

    Asia-Pol

    5.9 1967 HD

    Yang Ming Xuan intercepts a truckload of contraband, but the criminals stage a brazen helicopter attack, ruthlessly eliminating their own operatives...

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  • 1965
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    Murder Unincorporated

    Murder Unincorporated

    6.5 1965 HD

    When the mysterious “Joe of Spades” (Jo Shishido) executes one of the bosses of a powerful syndicate, his colleagues, fearing for their...

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  • 1968
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    Retaliation

    Retaliation

    6 1968 HD

    Emerging from a stint in prison, yakuza lieutenant Sumukawa discovers that his gang has disintegrated. An ambitious type, he quickly hooks up with...

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  • 1980
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    Nurse's Husband

    Nurse's Husband

    1 1980 HD

    “Quit working as a nurse!” “All right, I will!” thus began the married life of Yasuo and Keiko. But the reality is harsh....

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  • 1956
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    Kingorô no omawari-san

    Kingorô no omawari-san

    1 1956 HD

    Japanese "kayo" film centered around the song "Wakai omawari-san" by Shiro Sone.

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  • 1956
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    Kanshō fujin

    Kanshō fujin

    1 1956 HD

    Japanese drama film.

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  • 1956
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    The Happy Dancers

    The Happy Dancers

    1 1956 HD

    Japanese "kayo" film centered around the song "Tokyo baka odori" by Haruo Oka and Chiyoko Shimakura.

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  • 1955
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    Policeman's Diary

    Policeman's Diary

    6.5 1955 HD

    Lending money, job hunting for civilians and babysitting. All these things are usually not listed on a policeman's job description. But for the...

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  • 1962
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    Danger Pays

    Danger Pays

    6.6 1962 HD

    Joe, Okita, and Serizawa hear of the armed robbery of a truck carrying one billion eighty million yen's worth of Mint paper. Knowing that the thugs...

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  • 1971
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    Go As Messy As Messy Can Be

    Go As Messy As Messy Can Be

    1 1971 HD

    Comedy about a young man who causes pandemonium by raiding a bar patronized by his father, winning the favors of a hostess and ends up feeling the...

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  • 1977
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    High Seas Hijack

    High Seas Hijack

    1 1977 HD

    Terrorists hijack an oil tanker and threaten to blow it up unless Japan meets their demands.

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  • 1971
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    Bad Girl Mako

    Bad Girl Mako

    6.2 1971 HD

    Patronized by a gang ruling the city, Mako delinquently plays around a night club every night with her bad company. One night, a guy Hideo gets...

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  • 1955
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    The Maid's Kid

    The Maid's Kid

    1 1955 HD

    In order to pay back Mrs. Kajiki for her good deed in the past, Hatsu moves from her village in Akita to Tokyo to start working as a maid for her...

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  • 1977
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    Ore no sora

    Ore no sora

    1 1977 HD

    Based on the manga of the same name. Originally published in the Japanese magazine Weekly Playboy. It follows Ippei Yasuda, son of a prominent...

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  • 1990
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    Nozomi Witches

    Nozomi Witches

    1 1990 HD

    Nozomi is a former actress who moves back to Japan from New Zealand. Upon arriving, she meets her fellow high school student neighbor Ryotaro Shiba,...

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  • 1970
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    Shameless School: Health Check in the Nude

    Shameless School: Health Check in the Nude

    1 1970 HD

    In this outing of Harenchi Gakuen the students undergo a health check after school, but all is not what it seems. Teacher 'Beard Godzilla' has kicked...

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  • 1971
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    New Harenchi Gakuen College

    New Harenchi Gakuen College

    1 1971 HD

    Former students of the notorious Harenchi Gakuen college open a new school for dissident youths after their former school is ruined by disputes.

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  • 1990
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    Neo Chinpira: Zoom Goes the Bullet

    Neo Chinpira: Zoom Goes the Bullet

    9 1990 HD

    Junko (Sho Aikawa) is a low-level yakuza in the service of Yoshikawa (Toru Minegishi), despite the misgivings of his uncle (Jo Shishido). He lives...

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  • 1976
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    The Sea of Genkai

    The Sea of Genkai

    5 1976 HD

    Two yakuza, one of whom frequently reflects on an uncomfortable past taking advantage of Korean women, meet a stowaway on Japanese soil from across...

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  • 1989
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    Red Crow and the Ghost Ship

    Red Crow and the Ghost Ship

    7 1989 HD

    A fantastic adventure of a brother and sister flying a ghost ship, guided by a red crow, in search for an old captain. The ghost ship was designed by...

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  • 1958
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    The Boy Who Came Back

    The Boy Who Came Back

    7.8 1958 HD

    Nobuo is a hot-headed hoodlum fresh out of reform school who struggles to make a clean break with his tearaway past.

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  • 1964
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    Tiger of the Sea

    Tiger of the Sea

    1 1964 HD

    A group of pirates sail the treacherous Pacific ocean in search for wealth.

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  • 1971
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    Okusama wa 18 sai: shinkon kyoshitsu

    Okusama wa 18 sai: shinkon kyoshitsu

    1 1971 HD

    Laughter is brought about by a teacher-husband and student-wife couple.

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  • 1957
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    Kawakami Tetsuji, No. 16

    Kawakami Tetsuji, No. 16

    1 1957 HD

    A biopic about Japanese baseball player, Tetsuharu Kawakami.

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  • 1966
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    The Dragon and the Tiger

    The Dragon and the Tiger

    1 1966 HD

    A young gambler returns from prison to find his gang scattered, and many gone over to his old rival. But their rivalry is not only a matter of...

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  • 1960
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    The Rambler in the Sunset

    The Rambler in the Sunset

    1 1960 HD

    The young rambler, Shinji Taki, with his guitar arrives a hot spa town at the foot of Mount Aizu Bandai. Of course he solves the problems in the town...

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  • 1960
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    Wind of Volcano

    Wind of Volcano

    1 1960 HD

    An airplane loaded with 50 million yen for the reconstruction of Amami Oshima crashes en route from Kagoshima, Kyushu, but neither the money nor the...

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  • 1960
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    The Guitarist from the Sea

    The Guitarist from the Sea

    3.5 1960 HD

    Plans to build a touristic hot spring on the island of Izu Oshima run afoul of the Kobe yakuza group, which intends to use the island as a relay base...

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  • 1960
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    Ryuji, the Gun Slinger

    Ryuji, the Gun Slinger

    1 1960 HD

    When Ryuji - the Gun Slinger, a drug addict leaves hospital to which he was taken after a gunfight by a notorious killer named Gin of Colt, he is...

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  • 1973
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    The Hard Core Criminal

    The Hard Core Criminal

    7.5 1973 HD

    In the 20th century, the Japanese government exploits prisoners as expendable slave laborers in a coal mine, which results in conflict between the...

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  • 1971
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    A Man's World

    A Man's World

    1 1971 HD

    Tadao Konno (Yujiro Ishihara) had been staying in Canada for 5 years since his girlfriend's death. She was killed for Gang's boss, Shiraishi. Now...

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  • 1957
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    The Naked Woman and the Gun

    The Naked Woman and the Gun

    1 1957 HD

    A Tokyo newspaper reporter goes after the Japanese king of cocaine trafficking but he's tricked by a woman who works for the gangster and gets framed...

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  • 1972
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    New Hoodlum Soldier Story: Firing Line

    New Hoodlum Soldier Story: Firing Line

    6.9 1972 HD

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  • 1971
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    Blood For Blood

    Blood For Blood

    7 1971 HD

    The Akiba and Shimura crime families run the streets of “K City”. With the construction of new buildings and new factories underway, the...

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  • 1969
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    The Rough One

    The Rough One

    1 1969 HD

    A tale of wannabe yakuza youths. When not cooking up scams with his buddies, Zenkichi develops a crush on Taro's disgusted sister, Miki. But soon the...

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  • 1977
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    Gambling Code and Feuds

    Gambling Code and Feuds

    1 1977 HD

    It is the first Toei yakuza film directed by Akinori Matsuo, who was active in Nikkatsu action movies. It is a local yakuza movie made following...

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  • 1991
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    Neo Chinpira 2: Zoom Goes the Bullet

    Neo Chinpira 2: Zoom Goes the Bullet

    1 1991 HD

    In the sequel to 1990's classic Neo Chinpira, Junko (Sho Aikawa) attempts to take out Kazama and then goes on the run. However, he quickly begins to...

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  • 1960
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    The Gun Like Lightning

    The Gun Like Lightning

    1 1960 HD

    Sadao, is saved from death at the hands of Goro, a killer belonging to a rival gang by Joji just released from prison who has resolved to turn over a...

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  • 1960
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    The Man with a Sinister Laugh

    The Man with a Sinister Laugh

    1 1960 HD

    After getting out of prison, a young yakuza tries to find out who killed his girlfriend, attempts not to get drawn back into crime, and to find his...

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  • 1959
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    The Human Cyclone

    The Human Cyclone

    1 1959 HD

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  • 1967
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    My Sweetheart

    My Sweetheart

    1 1967 HD

    It had been a year and four months since Mitsuo was last on a movie set. Welcomed back by director Ishizaki and his film crew, Mitsuo is excited to...

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  • 1971
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    Monk's Paradise

    Monk's Paradise

    1 1971 HD

    A genius gambler and born hunter is a Buddhist monk by occupation.

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  • 2007
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    Kisaragi

    Kisaragi

    6.893 2007 HD

    The fanclub of a deceased Japanese idol gather together for the one year anniversary of her death. By combining forces they try to unearth the true...

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  • 1961
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    The Rambler under the Southern Cross

    The Rambler under the Southern Cross

    1 1961 HD

    In the nine part Wataridori series (1959-1962), Kobayashi played a wanderer on Japan’s back roads with most of the accoutrements of a Western...

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  • 1966
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    Cat Girls Gamblers: Abandoned Fangs of Triumph

    Cat Girls Gamblers: Abandoned Fangs of Triumph

    6.2 1966 HD

    Yukiko is on her way to meet Boss Gunji. Judging by her appearance, no one would suspect that this beautiful young woman, sitting quietly in a...

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  • 1983
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    Our Wedding

    Our Wedding

    7 1983 HD

    On her wedding day, Makiko is stabbed by a woman in wedding dress. The wound isn't serious but the attacker blows herself up and can't be identified....

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  • 1989
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    You'll Fall For Me

    You'll Fall For Me

    1 1989 HD

    Meet Chika. She thinks she's been jinxed: she's going to be dumped on Christmas Eve. Enter Tomako, who likes reading and making pudding. Although...

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  • 1965
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    The Dragon of Macao

    The Dragon of Macao

    8 1965 HD

    Ryu (Akira Kobayashi) sets foot on the Yokohama port with a suitcase filled with 300 thousand dollars. He was sent by a jewelry company in Hong Kong...

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  • 1966
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    Blood Shed

    Blood Shed

    1 1966 HD

    Ginjiro was born to a family of nobility, though he yearned for freedom. To earn this freedom, he affiliates himself with the worst of the worst....

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  • 1980
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    The First Catch

    The First Catch

    1 1980 HD

    Based on the comic book series of the same name by Yûsuke Aoyagi.

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  • 1994
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    Turning Point

    Turning Point

    1 1994 HD

    A middle-aged journalist looking to make her big break. After working the same beat on the "women's page", Yumiko gets promoted to editorials.

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  • 1981
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    Blue Jeans Memory

    Blue Jeans Memory

    1 1981 HD

    A trio of high school boys get summer jobs at a seaside resort. Soon, however, they learn that the woman who runs it is in financial trouble. The...

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  • 1970
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    Shameless School: Tackle Kiss

    Shameless School: Tackle Kiss

    1 1970 HD

    Students against teachers in the wildest kiss-stealing, petting-orgy ever.

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  • 1970
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    Shameless School

    Shameless School

    1 1970 HD

    Comedy of high school where students and teachers run wild, based on a popular comic strip.

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  • 1986
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    Leave My Girl Alone

    Leave My Girl Alone

    1 1986 HD

    Hitomi, a former orphan who is trying to leave behind her delinquent ways, one day agrees to tutor a wealthy young boy who has just become an orphan...

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  • 1967
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    Burning Clouds

    Burning Clouds

    1 1967 HD

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  • 1984
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    Sukanpin Walk

    Sukanpin Walk

    5 1984 HD

    Musical star vehicle for a young Kikkawa Koji.

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  • 1986
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    Take It Easy

    Take It Easy

    1 1986 HD

    Coming of age film about rock musicians.

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  • 2005
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    Flower & Snake II

    Flower & Snake II

    6.481 2005 HD

    The beautiful Shizuko and her husband Toyama Takayoshi have a loving relationship, But Takayoshi is getting older and isn't always able to perform....

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  • 1956
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    Shiawase wa doko ni

    Shiawase wa doko ni

    1 1956 HD

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  • 1957
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    The Champion

    The Champion

    6 1957 HD

    Eikichi Yamashiro, who is a former contender for the boxing title, works as a manager at a Club Champion owned by his fiancé Natsuko’s...

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  • 1991
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    Danger Point: The Road to Hell

    Danger Point: The Road to Hell

    1 1991 HD

    Killers Ken and Joji undertake the killing of a man named Sakai. He utters some interesting last words before being shot dead, leading Ken and Joji...

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  • 1970
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    New Prison Walls of Abashiri: High Stakes at Abashiri

    New Prison Walls of Abashiri: High Stakes at Abashiri

    1 1970 HD

    Prisoner Katsuji must fend for himself and his prison mates in the fierce battle involving a family feud.

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  • 1972
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    New Abashiri Prison Story: Honor and Humanity, Ammunition That Attracts the Storm

    New Abashiri Prison Story: Honor and Humanity, Ammunition That Attracts the Storm

    1 1972 HD

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  • 1964
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    Jinsei Gekijo

    Jinsei Gekijo

    1 1964 HD

    1964 Nikkatsu Theater of Life adaptation.

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  • 1956
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    Confession

    Confession

    1 1956 HD

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  • 1970
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    A Hoodlum At The Risk Of His Life

    A Hoodlum At The Risk Of His Life

    1 1970 HD

    A reporter is framed for murder while investigating organized crime. Upon being released from prison the plan for his revenge unravels.

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  • 1957
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    Temptation

    Temptation

    8.7 1957 HD

    Shokichi, the owner of the clothing store, lives with his daughter Hideko and plans to open an art gallery. One day, Hideko led a handsome art...

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  • 1992
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    8 Man - For All Lonely Nights

    8 Man - For All Lonely Nights

    3.2 1992 HD

    After Tokyo police officer Yokoda is killed in the line of duty, his chief decides give Yokoda's body to Dr. Tani for use in a secret scientific...

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  • 1984
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    Again

    Again

    1 1984 HD

    An anthology that embodies the essence of Toei action films with a stylish flair, this movie follows an aging hitman (Jō Shishido) on a quest to...

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  • 1960
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    The Guitarist and the Rancher

    The Guitarist and the Rancher

    1 1960 HD

    Rambler Shinji arrives in town armed with nothing but a guitar. With assistance from an old gun-for-hire friend, he sets about to stop the mob from...

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  • 1959
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    Wounded Beast

    Wounded Beast

    1 1959 HD

    A tense action game that skillfully intertwines the human love between a criminal, his sister and his lover, and the desperate pursuit of a detective...

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  • 1959
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    Gun Number Zero

    Gun Number Zero

    1 1959 HD

    Eric, an American, arrives at an international tourist hotel and loses his self-defense Colt. It was Kudaira, a beggar, who discovered it, and...

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  • 1959
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    Mighty Rules

    Mighty Rules

    1 1959 HD

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  • 1958
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    Taiyō o buchi otose

    Taiyō o buchi otose

    1 1958 HD

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  • 1958
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    Orera wa nagashi no ninkisha

    Orera wa nagashi no ninkisha

    1 1958 HD

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  • 1961
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    Joe of Aces: Gambling for a Living

    Joe of Aces: Gambling for a Living

    1 1961 HD

    A marine security officer stranded on the ocean in a small boat is rescued by a crew of buccaneers.

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  • 1956
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    Seishun wo warera ni

    Seishun wo warera ni

    1 1956 HD

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  • 1992
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    The Gambler

    The Gambler

    1 1992 HD

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  • 1963
    imgMovies

    Detective Bureau 2-3: A Man Weak to Money and Women

    Detective Bureau 2-3: A Man Weak to Money and Women

    1 1963 HD

    A sequel to Detective Bureau 2-3: Go To Hell Bastards!

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  • 2002
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    Gokudô seisen: Jihaado

    Gokudô seisen: Jihaado

    1 2002 HD

    The first in the "Gokudo Seisen" series, a hard-line action OV that presents the original draft of Shigenori Takechi under the supervision of Takashi...

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  • 1962
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    Mekishiko mushuku

    Mekishiko mushuku

    1 1962 HD

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  • 1961
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    Nosappu no jū

    Nosappu no jū

    1 1961 HD

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  • 1959
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    Machi ga nemuru toki

    Machi ga nemuru toki

    1 1959 HD

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  • 2011
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    Mobile Detectives: The Movie 3

    Mobile Detectives: The Movie 3

    5 2011 HD

    Kai, Mei, and Yui are high school students. The three girls are also detectives and they solve cases using their reasoning abilities. It's also a...

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  • 1958
    imgMovies

    Breasts and Bullets

    Breasts and Bullets

    1 1958 HD

    Japanese crime film

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  • 1960
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    Tales of a Gunman: The Man Without Tomorrow

    Tales of a Gunman: The Man Without Tomorrow

    1 1960 HD

    The fourth film in the Tales of a Gunman series. When Ryuji throws his pistol into the sea, he is attacked by a man who calls himself Sabu and says...

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  • 1977
    imgMovies

    The Alaska Story

    The Alaska Story

    6 1977 HD

    A Japanese sailor finds a colony of Eskimos in the Arctic and decides to stay with them. He comes off at a certain moment to look for his luck in the...

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  • 1990
    imgMovies

    Codename 348 Female Detective Sashiba

    Codename 348 Female Detective Sashiba

    1 1990 HD

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  • 2000
    imgMovies

    Debt King Part VII: Millennium

    Debt King Part VII: Millennium

    1 2000 HD

    Takao, the owner of a coffee shop and brother-in-law to Anzai, the assistant manager of Hikari Bank, Osaka central branch, is caught in a scam by an...

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  • 1969
    imgMovies

    The Cleanup

    The Cleanup

    1 1969 HD

    A real all-star cast turns out for this modern yakuza yarn.

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  • 1996
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    The Trap

    The Trap

    6.6 1996 HD

    When a hooded stranger appears in private eye 'Mike' Hama's office with the cryptic challenge "I want you to look for me," Hama is drawn into a...

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  • 1957
    imgMovies

    Small Rats of the Edo Town

    Small Rats of the Edo Town

    1 1957 HD

    The action of this historical drama takes place against the background of poverty and hunger in the city of Edo and depicts young people rebelling...

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  • 1991
    imgMovies

    The Killers

    The Killers

    1 1991 HD

    A brilliant hitman and a veteran former hitman join forces to take revenge on the murdered woman and challenge the criminal organization.

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  • 1964
    imgMovies

    Quick-Draw Joe: Sand Dune Duel

    Quick-Draw Joe: Sand Dune Duel

    6 1964 HD

    An exciting and fast-paced entertaining action in which G-Man Joe of Aces (Japanese version 007) challenges a terrible international mafia...

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  • 2006
    imgMovies

    A Surgeon Named Hitman

    A Surgeon Named Hitman

    1 2006 HD

    A trainee at a university hospital named Yoshioka, was in charge of a patient but the patient dies due to a failure with a heart transplant. One day,...

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  • 2005
    imgMovies

    Detective Office 5

    Detective Office 5

    1 2005 HD

    In a small nook of Kawasaki Private investigator 591 and adultry specialist investigator 522 embark on separate investigations that leads them both...

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  • 1969
    imgMovies

    Exiled to Hell

    Exiled to Hell

    1 1969 HD

    It is the end of the Taisho era (1912-1926), and at the Hanazuki-tei theatre in Asakusa, the famous performance of storyteller Koiso Kikuji and...

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  • 1955
    imgMovies

    Ofukuro

    Ofukuro

    1 1955 HD

    Shizuka, Eiichiro, and Mineko, their father and son, live modestly in a certain suburb, leading a dreary but happy life. Eiichiro is troubled by...

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  • 1970
    imgMovies

    Profile of a Boss' Son

    Profile of a Boss' Son

    1 1970 HD

    Four years ago, Teppei Hondo killed two people from the Shinwa group for the murder of his brother. After serving a 3-year prison sentence, he...

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  • 1967
    imgMovies

    The Aftermath of War

    The Aftermath of War

    1 1967 HD

    After World War II life in Japan was hard. There was lawlessness, rapine, never enough food or money. One girl, raped by three men, called out the...

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  • 1985
    imgMovies

    I'm All Yours

    I'm All Yours

    2 1985 HD

    A beautiful day Rokurou, a student, was to masturbate when a beautiful girl knocks on his door: You need a girl? And so begins the story. Rokurou did...

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  • 1961
    imgMovies

    I'll End in Hell

    I'll End in Hell

    1 1961 HD

    Joji Dan tries to find the heir of a prosperous Japanese millionaire who died in Mexico. However, the bandits want to take over the inheritance and...

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  • 1967
    imgMovies

    The Return of the Filthy Seven

    The Return of the Filthy Seven

    1 1967 HD

    A 1967 crime film

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  • 1991
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    神様のピンチヒッター

    神様のピンチヒッター

    1 1991 HD

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  • 1997
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    Remembering the Cosmos Flower

    Remembering the Cosmos Flower

    4 1997 HD

    Akiko returns to her home village in Japan after seven years in South America, where she contracted AIDS from a blood transfusion. The town, thick...

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  • 1985
    imgMovies

    Caribe: Symphony of Love

    Caribe: Symphony of Love

    1 1985 HD

    Set in Mexico. The love story of an architect and a fashion designer. Both from Japan

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  • 1961
    imgMovies

    Crimson pistol belt

    Crimson pistol belt

    1 1961 HD

    Wearing a symbol of justice and brotherhood on his waist – a crimson pistol belt, Ace Joe engages in a fight with villains trying to seize the...

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  • 1966
    imgMovies

    Asiapol Secret Service

    Asiapol Secret Service

    1 1966 HD

    A major international action film filmed on location in Hong Kong, depicting the activities of Asian Interpol, the Asian branch of a secret police...

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  • 1992
    imgMovies

    The Setting Sun

    The Setting Sun

    4.7 1992 HD

    A Japanese soldier is forced to question alliances when he meets and falls in love with the leader of the rebel movement.

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  • 1959
    imgMovies

    Who is in the Background?

    Who is in the Background?

    1 1959 HD

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  • 1969
    imgMovies

    Chivalrous Pride

    Chivalrous Pride

    1 1969 HD

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  • 1960
    imgMovies

    The Rambler on a Pearl Farm

    The Rambler on a Pearl Farm

    1 1960 HD

    Set in Uwajima, Shikoku, an action film starring Akira Kobayashi who uncovers evils related to pearl farming.

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  • 1955
    imgMovies

    Tsukiyo no kasa

    Tsukiyo no kasa

    1 1955 HD

    Housewives from four neighboring households casually gather at an old well at Kaneko's house in a residential area on the outskirts of Tokyo. If two...

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  • 1973
    imgMovies

    Kigeki: koko kara hajimaru monogatari

    Kigeki: koko kara hajimaru monogatari

    1 1973 HD

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  • 1964
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    Tale on Tokai Chivalry

    Tale on Tokai Chivalry

    1 1964 HD

    The film is set in Fukagawa in the early Showa period and depicts a fateful confrontation between two men who rise and fall in a black stream, trying...

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  • 1959
    imgMovies

    Zattō ni hikarume

    Zattō ni hikarume

    1 1959 HD

    1959 Japanese movie

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  • 1990
    imgMovies

    Run the Beast

    Run the Beast

    1 1990 HD

    The beast that lives in a cool man is awakening now!

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  • 1993
    imgMovies

    JACK KNIFE Wolves' Bet

    JACK KNIFE Wolves' Bet

    1 1993 HD

    Kojiro Shimizu challenges the work of Kenzo Kitakata, a popular writer who depicts romance, violence and friendships between men! Hard Boiled action...

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  • 1969
    imgMovies

    100 Gamblers

    100 Gamblers

    1 1969 HD

    Set in Kyushu during the early Showa period, the son of a boss who is killed after a greedy boss takes over his territory, takes over and takes...

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  • 1966
    imgMovies

    Love Eternal

    Love Eternal

    1 1966 HD

    A deep mist envelops the port city of Yokohama. The scent of crime is everywhere. As an executive member of a drug trafficking syndicate, Kano is...

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  • 1962
    imgMovies

    Kimagure tosei

    Kimagure tosei

    1 1962 HD

    1962 Japanese movie

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  • 1960
    imgMovies

    The Angry Rambler

    The Angry Rambler

    1 1960 HD

    Fourth installment of Nikkatsu's "Drifter" series, with Kobayashi Akira.

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  • 1962
    imgMovies

    Nuki uchi fūraibō

    Nuki uchi fūraibō

    1 1962 HD

    1962 Japanese movie

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  • 1956
    imgMovies

    Cell No. 8

    Cell No. 8

    1 1956 HD

    A man and a woman meet through a strange fate. This unique melodrama depicts the course of their budding love in a corner of the big city.

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  • 2007
    imgMovies

    Mobile Detectives: The Movie 2

    Mobile Detectives: The Movie 2

    5 2007 HD

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  • 1961
    imgMovies

    早射ち無頼 大平原の男

    早射ち無頼 大平原の男

    1 1961 HD

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  • 1962
    imgMovies

    The Frozen Plains

    The Frozen Plains

    1 1962 HD

    1962 Japanese movie

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  • 1993
    imgMovies

    Bored Hatamoto: Letter of Death

    Bored Hatamoto: Letter of Death

    1 1993 HD

    Bored Hatamoto film

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  • 1961
    imgMovies

    Joe of Aces: Give and Take

    Joe of Aces: Give and Take

    1 1961 HD

    Against the bosses of the underworld that dominate Yokohama, Kobe, and Hong Kong, ace Joe, who plays an invincible gunman, shows off his transcendent...

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  • 1963
    imgMovies

    Notorious Bastard

    Notorious Bastard

    1 1963 HD

    When Tornado Joe is wrongly accused of distributing counterfeit banknotes, he gets on a mission to clear his name and challenge the mastermind behind...

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  • 1970
    imgMovies

    Greatest Boss Of Japan

    Greatest Boss Of Japan

    1 1970 HD

    A man who became the third boss faces off against delinquent foreigners and villains vying to rule the underworld in order to develop the port city.

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  • 1962
    imgMovies

    Hitori tabi

    Hitori tabi

    1 1962 HD

    1962 Japanese movie

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  • 1962
    imgMovies

    Moeru minamijūjisei

    Moeru minamijūjisei

    1 1962 HD

    1962 Japanese movie

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  • 1966
    imgMovies

    Your Life

    Your Life

    1 1966 HD

    A moodo/akushon yakuza picture with heavy emphasis on poignant seishun romance.

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  • 1969
    imgMovies

    Yabanjin no Nekutai

    Yabanjin no Nekutai

    1 1969 HD

    Motozo Imamura, a.k.a. Gen, grew up in an upper-class family, but he never went to school and spent his days playing around. One day, he walked into...

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  • 1969
    imgMovies

    Women of the Night - Butterfly Flower

    Women of the Night - Butterfly Flower

    1 1969 HD

    A flower is a woman or a man is a butterfly... Love and melancholy bloom wildly in the nighttime garden! This is a moody entertainment work depicting...

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  • 1962
    imgMovies

    Jūdan no arashi

    Jūdan no arashi

    1 1962 HD

    1962 Japanese movie

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  • 1961
    imgMovies

    The Crimson Plains

    The Crimson Plains

    1 1961 HD

    The action takes place in the highlands of the Chugoku region. While the owner of the Yazaki ranch is away, a gang of villains is trying to take over...

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  • 1955
    imgMovies

    Sara no hana no toge

    Sara no hana no toge

    1 1955 HD

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  • 1962
    imgMovies

    Namari o buchikome

    Namari o buchikome

    1 1962 HD

    1962 Japanese movie

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  • 1966
    imgMovies

    Love and Desire in the Night Mist

    Love and Desire in the Night Mist

    1 1966 HD

    A film from Nikkatsu's "moodo akushon" (mood/action) subgenre.

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  • 1985
    imgMovies

    Yakyuukyou no Uta

    Yakyuukyou no Uta

    1 1985 HD

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  • 1970
    imgMovies

    Charming Men

    Charming Men

    1 1970 HD

    One day, when Goro (Kiyoshi Atsumi) returns to his poor tenement house from a trip on a deep-sea tuna boat, his neighbor's daughter Haruko (Mitsuko...

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  • 1991
    imgMovies

    The Notorious Bored Samurai 6

    The Notorious Bored Samurai 6

    1 1991 HD

    Sawatari Shusui was told about 7,000 ryo of buried gold by Osuke, who claimed to be a princess of the Fujiwara family. Shusui speculates that...

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  • 1974
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    Blitz!! Strada 5

    Blitz!! Strada 5

    1 1974 HD

    Battle between international criminal organizations and the secret team of international police formed against these organizations. An action drama...

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  • 1976
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    Wind, Clouds, and Rainbow

    Wind, Clouds, and Rainbow

    1 1976 HD

    Kaze to kumo to Niji to deals with the Heian period in Japan. Based on Chōgorō Kaionji`s novels Taira no Masakado and Umi to Kaze to Niji to. The...

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  • 2005
    imgS2 E24

    Detective Office 5: Another Story

    Detective Office 5: Another Story

    1 2005 HD

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  • 1991
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    Kimi no na wa

    Kimi no na wa

    7 1991 HD

    A story of a man and a woman who meet amid the Great Tokyo Air Raid in 1945.

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  • 1981
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    Pro Hunter

    Pro Hunter

    1 1981 HD

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  • 1978
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    Star Wolf

    Star Wolf

    1 1978 HD

    Star Wolf is a Japanese science fiction TV series inspired by the novel series bearing the same name, by American writer Edmond Hamilton. It was...

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  • 1978
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    Prime Minister of Yuhigaoka

    Prime Minister of Yuhigaoka

    1 1978 HD

    A maverick man arrives at Yūhigaoka School. The drama incorporates educational issues as well as family problems and adult romance, and can be...

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  • 1980
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    Hashire! Nekketsu Keiji

    Hashire! Nekketsu Keiji

    1 1980 HD

    Set mainly in and around the Aizumi Police Station, this detective drama depicts a detective with a past as a former delinquent who fights against...

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