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The Wolves (1971)
"Shussho Iwai" (original title)

 -  Crime | Drama  -  30 October 1971 (Japan)
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Rumi Aiki
Hideyo Amamoto
Noboru Andô ...
Gunjiro Ozeki
Mitsuko Aoi
Kimio Aoki
Yoshitarô Asawaka
Kyôko Enami ...
Oyu
Jun Haichi
Tsuyoshi Hanada
Nobuhiro Hara
Hiroshi Hasegawa
Ken Hayami
Nobuo Hirasawa
Eiko Horii
Toshio Hosoi
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A razor-sharp epic, filmed like a dream
12 October 1999 | by See all my reviews

This film is so marvellous to look at that you may wonder if Rembrandt has been re-born as a Japanese movie-director. Hideo Gosha has made an undisputable master-piece about rivalry, betrayal and the feud over a train-line. It is a classic gangster-film with a labyrinth-like plot. The Wolves is the real thing. This film is one of the best films ever made.


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