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The Underworld (1956)

Ankokugai (original title)
Yakuza boss Furuya leans more and more on his protege Takao Shoji, though Shoji has become romantically involved with Furuya's mistress, Natsue. Furuya himself has fallen in love, with a ... See full summary »

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Kôji Tsuruta ...
Takao Shoji
Kyôko Aoyama ...
Yumiko
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Natsue
Hiroshi Koizumi ...
Yumiko's fiancé
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Tsunejiro Furuya
Seiji Miyaguchi
Minosuke Yamada
Seijirô Onda
Yutaka Oka
Sachio Sakai
Shôsaku Sugiyama
Jun'ichirô Mukai
Gorô Sakurai
Tsurue Ichimanji ...
(as Tazue Ichimanji)
Senkichi Ômura
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Yakuza boss Furuya leans more and more on his protege Takao Shoji, though Shoji has become romantically involved with Furuya's mistress, Natsue. Furuya himself has fallen in love, with a nurse after his recent hospital stay. As the gang grows more jealous of the favoritism Furuya shows Shoji, they decide to reveal Shoji's relationship with Natsue. But Furuya's affection for Shoji cannot be easily destroyed, even in the gang war that erupts. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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