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Gangster Cop (1970)

Yakuza deka (original title)
An undercover cop befriends a yakuza underling who through his contacts helps him infiltrate two rival Yakuza gangs. He pits the two rival gangs against each other in hopes that they will cross each other out.

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Hayata Shiro (as Sonny Chiba)
Ryôji Hayama ...
Miura Kingo
Ryôhei Uchida ...
Ishiguro
Rin'ichi Yamamoto ...
Okura
Toshiaki Minami ...
Mineo
Kaoru Hama ...
Maki Ayako
Machiko Yashiro ...
Maki Noriko
Tôru Yuri ...
Manager
Asao Uchida ...
Shimazo
Kôji Sekiyama ...
Boss Mano Mitsuo
Kumiko Sawa ...
Wakabayashi Saori
Nakajirô Tomita ...
Nishio
Takashi Hio ...
Sudô (as Kôji Hio)
Keiji Takamiya ...
Takaishi Tatsuya
Jûkei Fujioka
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An undercover cop befriends a yakuza underling who through his contacts helps him infiltrate two rival Yakuza gangs. He pits the two rival gangs against each other in hopes that they will cross each other out.

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It was a bloodbath. Part fists... Part hell... Part death... Pure dynamite!

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23 May 1970 (Japan)  »

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Gangster Cop  »

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Followed by Yakuza deka: Oretachi ni haka wa nai (1971) See more »

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a film Sonny Chiba forgot he starred in.
31 December 1999 | by (Seattle, Washington) – See all my reviews

I met Sonny Chiba and talked about this film, and he didn't know what film I was talking about. This film (barely released in America) is another quick entry on the Chiba action craze that was hot in the 70's. The problem is that the American distributor forgot to dub (in English) 20% of the film ! The film stars the usual stock actors that stars in Chiba films like Yusef Osman, Jiro Chiba, and guest star Giant Baba (famous Japanese wrestler). Lots of good action, excellent soundtrack, and funny gags.


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