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Kinjite: Forbidden Subjects (1989)

 -  Action | Crime | Drama  -  3 February 1989 (USA)
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A brutal Los Angeles police Lt. is determined to bust up an organization that forces underage girls into prostitution.

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Lieutenant Crowe
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Eddie Rios
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Duke (as Juan Fernandez)
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Hiroshi Hada
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Kathleen Crowe
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Lavonne
Marion Yue ...
Mr. Kazuko Hada (as Marion Kodama Yue)
Bill McKinney ...
Father Burke
Gerald Castillo ...
Captain Tovar
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DeeDee
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Rita Crowe
Kumiko Hayakawa ...
Fumiko Hada
Michelle Wong ...
Setsuko Hada
Sam Chew Jr. ...
McLane
Sumant ...
Pakistani Hotel Clerk
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Storyline

A Tokyo businessman (Hiroshi Hada), transferred to L.A, molests a teenage girl on a train. It turns out that the girl is the daughter of a vice cop. But in one of those plot twists that can only occur in the movies, the cop is assigned to find the businessman's own daughter who has been kidnapped and forced into a teen prostitution ring. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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A cop full of hatred can't work by the book. See more »


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$3,416,846 (USA)
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Trivia

This Charles Bronson movie was theatrically released between between his pictures Messenger of Death (1988) and Death Wish V: The Face of Death (1994) though The Indian Runner (1991) was also released in between but that was not a Bronson vehicle as he had only a supporting role in that film. See more »

Goofs

When Crowe walks in on his daughter and her boyfriend, a boom mic is visible at the top of the screen. See more »

Quotes

Lt. Crowe: I'd like to shove this up your ass, but I don't want to dirty my hands.
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References Los lavaderos (1986) See more »

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Palazio Grande
Written by Robert J. Walsh
Courtesy of Screen Music
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Just plain vile.
4 August 1999 | by See all my reviews

Repugnant Bronson thriller. Unfortunately, it's technically good and I gave it 4/10, but it's so utterly vile that it would be inconceivable to call it "entertainment". Far more disturbing than a typical slasher film.


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