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The Yakuza Papers 1: Battles Without Honour and Humanity

Jinji nake tatakai

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Directed by Kinji Fukasaku
Japan, 1973
Crime

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Shozo Hirono is a former Japanese soldier who, following his nation’s defeat in World War II, finds himself in a prison cell in Hiroshima on a murder charge. While behind bars, Hirono gains a loyal friend in fellow criminal Wagasugi, and upon his release Hirono joins Wagasugi in an underworld gang.

Synopsis

Shozo Hirono is a former Japanese soldier who, following his nation’s defeat in World War II, finds himself in a prison cell in Hiroshima on a murder charge. While behind bars, Hirono gains a loyal friend in fellow criminal Wagasugi, and upon his release Hirono joins Wagasugi in an underworld gang.

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The Yakuza Papers 1: Battles Without Honour and HumanityDirected byKinji Fukasaku

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Awards & Festivals

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International Film Festival Rotterdam
2000
Kinema Junpo Awards
1974 | 3 wins including: Best Actor

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