Black Rain (1989) - Plot Summary Poster


Plot Summary

  • Two New York cops get involved in a gang war between members of the Yakuza, the Japanese Mafia. They arrest one of their killers and are ordered to escort him back to Japan. In Japan, however, he manages to escape. As they try to track him down, they get deeper and deeper into the Japanese Mafia scene and they have to learn that they can only win by playing the game the Japanese way.

    - Written by Harald Mayr <marvin@bike.augusta.de>
  • When a member of the Japanese Yakuza is arrested in New York, detectives Nick Conklin and Charlie Vincent are assigned to escort him to Japan. Conklin in particular is none too pleased that they are not prosecuting the prisoner themselves. They no sooner arrive in Japan however than they are duped and turn their prisoner over to gangsters posing as police. The detectives stay on in Japan hoping to work with their Japanese counterparts but have some difficulty dealing with local protocol and customs. Over time, Conklin develops a working relationship with Detective Masahiro and together they manage to ensure justice is served.

    - Written by garykmcd
  • Two NYC cops arrest a Yakuza member and must escort him when he's extradited to Japan.

    - Written by nufs68


Nick Conklin (Michael Douglas) is a skilled motorcyclist and a tough veteran New York City police officer...

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