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Comic Magazine (1986)

Komikku zasshi nanka iranai! (original title)
Kinameri is a moderately successful television journalist itching for a big scoop. So when a corrupt local businessman barricades himself in his house, of course he's going to be excited with things picking up.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Yûya Uchida ...
Toshiaki Kinameri
Yumi Asô ...
Girlfriend
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Police (as Beat Takeshi)
Hiromi Gô ...
Gigolo
Rikiya Yasuoka ...
Man at bar
Tsurutarô Kataoka ...
Gigolo
Kazuyoshi Miura ...
Himself
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Herself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Bang-ho Cho
Stevie Harada
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Yukijirô Hotaru
Yutaka Ikejima
Masataka Itsumi
Yukiko Iwai
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Kinameri is a moderately successful television journalist itching for a big scoop. So when a corrupt local businessman barricades himself in his house, of course he's going to be excited with things picking up.

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I`d like to see this movie again.
23 November 1998 | by (Sevnica, Slovenia) – See all my reviews

I watched it nearly ten years ago. I liked the role of Japanese reporter Kinemari stared by Yuya Uchida. The real life is sometimes even funnier, than the race for glory and money.


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