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Non-Stop (1996)

Dangan ranna (original title)
A salaryman, a drug addict and a yakuza go on a breathless three man chase through the streets of Tokyo, each for a different reason and fighting demons.

Director:

(as Sabu)

Writer:

(as Hiroyuki Tanaka)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tomorô Taguchi ...
Yasuda
Diamond Yukai ...
Aizawa (as Daiamondo Yukai)
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Takeda
Akaji Maro
Ren Ôsugi
Hiroshi Shimizu
Ikkô Suzuki ...
(as Ikko Suzuki)
Yûji Sawayama
SABU ...
(as Sabu)
Takanori Higuchi ...
(as Takanori Kikuchi)
Masashi Hirakubo
Keisuke Horibe
Ryoko Takizawa
Yuka Torashima
Wataru Shihôdô
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A salaryman, a drug addict and a yakuza go on a breathless three man chase through the streets of Tokyo, each for a different reason and fighting demons.

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9 November 1996 (Japan)  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$23,402 (USA) (10 November 2000)

Gross:

$38,442 (USA) (17 November 2000)
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Non-Stop? Try Non-Sense!

This movie was a weak, weak attempt to implement a possibly clever idea. The story is pointless, the characters are two dimensional stereotypes with unbelievable motivations and the jokes are just plain lame. Although I did actually laugh once, it was at the main character's horrible acting. For a story, some guys run around and then some other guys shoot each other and there's some gratuitous nudity, exploited in a pitiful attempt to retain the male viewer's attention (Any female viewer would surely not even be watching at this point as the average female iq is about 3 points higher than the male iq, giving the female just enough intelligence to not rent this waste of celluloid in the first place). The director lists himself simply as "Sabu" which is perfectly understandable: If I had made this movie, I wouldn't want my last name on it either.


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