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6 Ratings



Directed by Hideo Gosha
Japan, 1989
Action, Drama


Based on the “2.26 Incident”, an attempted coup d’état in Japan 1936, launched by radical ultra-nationalist parts of the military. Several leading politicians were killed and the center of Tokyo was briefly held by the insurgents before the coup was suppressed.

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226 Directed by Hideo Gosha

Awards & Festivals

Awards of the Japanese Academy

1990 | Winner: Newcomer of the Year

1990 | 3 nominations including: Best Cinematography

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