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935 Ratings

Vengeance Is Mine

Fukushû suruwa wareniari

Directed by Shôhei Imamura
Japan, 1979
Crime, Drama

Synopsis

A thief, murderer, and charming lady-killer, Iwao Enokizu (Ken Ogata) is on the run from the police. Director Shohei Imamura turns this fact-based story, of his seventy-eight-day killing spree into a cold, perverse, and diabolically funny tale of the primitive coexisting with the modern.

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Vengeance Is Mine Directed by Shôhei Imamura

Awards & Festivals

Kinema Junpo Awards

1980 | 5 wins including: Best Film

Awards of the Japanese Academy

1980 | 6 wins including: Best Film

1980 | 6 nominations including: Best Actor

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