Murukami, a young homicide detective, has his pocket picked on a bus and loses his pistol. Frantic and ashamed, he dashes about trying to recover the weapon without success until taken under the wing of an older and wiser detective, Sato. Together they track the culprit. Written by
Jim Beaver <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
The Swedish title of this film is "Revolvern" ("The Revolver"), even though the central plot device of the story is a semi-automatic pistol. See more
A stray dog becomes a mad dog.
Referenced in Mad Detective
The Waves of the Danube
Composed by Iosif Ivanovici
This is played by a harmonica player outside the bar where Murakami follows Ogin.
(The melody is also known as "The Anniversary Song", the title Al Jolson and Saul Chaplin gave to their adaptation of it.) See more