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1,438 Ratings

Stray Dog

Nora inu

Directed by Akira Kurosawa
Japan, 1949
Drama, Crime, Film noir


When a pickpocket steals a rookie detective’s gun on a hot, crowded bus, the cop goes undercover in a desperate attempt to right the wrong. Kurosawa’s thrilling noir probes the squalid world of postwar Japan and the nature of the criminal mind.

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Stray Dog Directed by Akira Kurosawa

Awards & Festivals

San Sebastián International Film Festival


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