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16 Ratings

Heat Wave


Directed by Hideo Gosha
Japan, 1991
Drama, Action


Jojima Orin is orphaned when Tsunejiro murders her father. She is later adopted by the Kosuji family, who run a restaurant called Yagumo, and becomes a gambler just like her father. Orin meets Tsunejiro again and confronts the Iwabune mob to take back Yagumo that rightfully belongs to her brother.

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Heat Wave Directed by Hideo Gosha

Awards & Festivals

Awards of the Japanese Academy

1992 | 7 nominations including: Best Actress