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Onimasa

Kiryûin Hanako no shôgai

Directed by Hideo Gosha
Japan, 1982
Drama, Crime

Synopsis

Onimasa is the egocentric boss of a small yakuza clan on Shikoku island, whose criminal duties conflict with his self-image as a chivalrous samurai. His struggles with his boss, the Shikoku Godfather, and the tumultuous life of his adopted daughter, Matsue, form the backdrop of this epic tale.

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Onimasa Directed by Hideo Gosha

Awards & Festivals

Awards of the Japanese Academy

1983 | Winner: Best Art Direction

1983 | 9 nominations including: Best Film