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Satsujin ken 2 (1974)

Takuma "Terry" Tsurugi returns. In this sequel, he sets out to bust up a phony charity put together by the Yukuza.

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Takuma Tsurugi (as Sonny Chiba)
Yôko Ichiji ...
Pin Boke
Masashi Ishibashi ...
Tateki Shikenbaru
Claude Gagnon ...
Don Costello
Hiroshi Tanaka ...
Isamu Otaguro
Masafumi Suzuki ...
Kendo Masaoka
Naoki Shima ...
Shichiro Yamagami
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Michiyo Bandô
Uzura Brown
Marina Elbirth ...
Mafia Assasin
Hal Gold ...
Rio Grandol
Keisuke Handa ...
Takutoshi
George Ilican ...
Arabian Champion
Masataka Iwao ...
Masuda
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Takuma "Terry" Tsurugi returns. In this sequel, he sets out to bust up a phony charity put together by the Yukuza.

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The incredible Sonny Chiba is back! And he's meaner than ever!

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Blood of the Dragon  »

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Neither as gory or as good as the original
14 March 2006 | by (UK) – See all my reviews

Sonny Chiba returns as Tsurugi, slightly more well-mannered here as befits a film that is neither as gory or as good as the original. The plot is straightforward - Tsurugi upsets the mafia, they send hordes of goons to kill him, he kicks their asses. The film has plenty of fight scenes that are still intense and brutal, but tones down the level of animal rawness... it does offer us a bit of nudity in exchange, but frankly it's no substitute for a guy getting his genitalia ripped off in a fight.

Still, it is pretty entertaining and the fight scenes are still impressive.


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