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
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Did You Know?
Despite being noted as one of Akira Kurosawa
's most critically renowned post-war films, Stray Dog
(1949) was not held in such high regard by he director himself. Kurosawa has been quoted as saying that he thinks little of the film, calling it "too technical" while also remarking that it contains "all that technique and not one real thought in it." See more
A stray dog becomes a mad dog.
Remade as Nora inu
Sonatine in C Major, Op.20-1
Composed by Friedrich Kuhlau See more