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The Boss' Wife


Directed by Tatsuichi Takamori
Japan, 1988


A yakuza boss (Hiroki Matsukata) is killed by a rival, and his widow (Hitomi Kuroki) is sent to prison after trying to kill his murderer. Freed after several years, she goes on the warpath again, but now the rival boss has hired a nihilistic thug (Takeshi Kitano) to protect himself.

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The Boss' Wife Directed by Tatsuichi Takamori

Awards & Festivals

Awards of the Japanese Academy

1989 | 2 nominations including: Best Editing

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