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Brutal Tales of Chivalry

Shôwa zankyô-den

Directed by Kiyoshi Saeki
Japan, 1965
Crime, Adventure, Thriller


Returning from World War II Gennosuke (Ken Takakura) finds his hometown hardly more than a pile of rubble. He must rebuild the local marketplace and protect it from the unscrupulous hands of a rival gang that couldn’t care less about chivalry and honor.

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