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Koroshi (1968)

TV Movie  -   -  Action | Adventure | Thriller  -  December 1969 (USA)
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Secret agent John Drake (aka Danger Man) goes to Japan to infiltrate a secret society that specializes in murder.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Yôko Tani ...
Ako Nakamura / Miho
Amanda Barrie ...
Rosemary
Ronald Howard ...
Sanders
Kenneth Griffith ...
Richards
George Coulouris ...
Controller (as George Colouris)
Maxine Audley ...
Pauline
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Tanaka
John Garrie ...
Old Japanese Man
David Toguri ...
Tommy Yapp ...
Contact Man
Edward Ogden ...
Edward Sharp
Jeremy Longhurst ...
Fortune
Christopher Benjamin ...
Mona Chong ...
First Girl Islander
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Secret agent John Drake (aka Danger Man) goes to Japan to infiltrate a secret society that specializes in murder.

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Danger Man - Das Syndikat der Grausamen  »

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The actress who plays the woman who is killed at the start of the film reappears in a completely different role - an enemy operative - in the second half of the film. See more »

Goofs

When Drake visits the policeman Commander Yamada in his Tokyo office, Yamada has a map of Tokyo Bay behind him written in English. A real police office in Tokyo would have had a Japanese, or at least bilingual map. See more »

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Follows Danger Man (1960) See more »

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DANGER MAN goes out with a whimper
1 September 2007 | by (Old Bridge, NJ) – See all my reviews

The only two loosely-connected episodes of the third season of DANGER MAN put together to make a feature film, mostly for television.

KIROSHI loses most of the atmosphere of the series when it goes to color. Color probably increased production value so the style changed to exploit the popularity of James Bond films. It lost much of its subtlety. The writing is actually very bad with plot elements seemingly borrowed from Bond films and perhaps MISSION IMPOSSIBLE. Patrick McGoohan did well to leave the series. The fighting is unconvincing and the villains are a little too much on the a cross between Bond and Fu Manchu. The stage-bound production is even more obvious in color.

It is just a lukewarm, stagy, comic-book-like spy adventure.


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