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Dokuritsu gurentai (1959)

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When Sergeant Okubo's brother is murdered at a Japanese outpost in Northern China during the Second World War, Okubo poses as a war correspondent and seeks out his brother's killer. The ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Makoto Satô ...
Sergeant Okubo, alias Araki
Izumi Yukimura ...
Prostitute
Misa Uehara ...
Bandit Chieftain's Sister
Tadao Nakamaru ...
Aide-de-Camp
Ichirô Nakatani ...
Squad Leader
Yôsuke Natsuki
Tatsuyoshi Ehara
Michirô Minami ...
Sakai Sôchô
Mickey Curtis
Chieko Nakakita
Michino Yokoyama ...
(as Michiyo Yokoyama)
Toki Shiozawa
Akira Sera
Ikio Sawamura
Akira Tani
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When Sergeant Okubo's brother is murdered at a Japanese outpost in Northern China during the Second World War, Okubo poses as a war correspondent and seeks out his brother's killer. The command is wiped out by Chinese forces and Okubo escapes and joins a tribe of bandits. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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6 October 1959 (Japan)  »

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Desperado Outpost  »

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