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Waga jinsei saiaku no toki (1993)

Maiku Hama is a private detective working in Yokohama. Hama comes to the aid of a Taiwanese waiter named Yang and agrees to track down his missing brother. Through a series of ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Maiku Hama
Shirô Sano ...
Masaru Kanno
Kiyotaka Nanbara ...
Hoshino
Yang Haitin ...
Yang Hai Tin
Te-Chien Hou ...
De Jian (as Hou De Jian)
Akaji Maro ...
Lt. Nakayama
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Joe
Haruko Wanibuchi ...
Lily Hama
Kaho Minami ...
Byakuran
Mika Ohmine ...
Akane Hama
Housei Kondo ...
Kondo
Masako Miyaji ...
Kenji Anan ...
Kitamura
Zen Kajiwara ...
Iwasaki
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Maiku Hama is a private detective working in Yokohama. Hama comes to the aid of a Taiwanese waiter named Yang and agrees to track down his missing brother. Through a series of double-crosses Hama gets embroiled in a gang war and a revenge plot between the two brothers. Written by Todd K. Bowman <tkbowman@aol.com>

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5 March 1994 (Japan)  »

Also Known As:

Najstraszniejszy czas w moim zyciu  »

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Japanese pulp for PI movie fans
31 August 2000 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

Brings Mike Hammer Private Eye style movie making to a modern Japanese setting. Though shot in (widescreen) black and white, it doesn't look like the noir movies of the 1940's and 1950's. Has a good mix of action and humor and is usually fast paced. Can be hard to follow at times.


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