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Never Give Up (1978)
"Yasei no shômei" (original title)

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Takeshi Ajisawa
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Tomoko Ochi / Misako
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Yoriko Nagai
Rentarô Mikuni ...
Kazunari Ohba
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Kiyo Matsushita
Toshizô Kudô
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Great Action Film with Emotion
3 May 2003 | by (Charlottesville, VA) – See all my reviews

A great action film with a human drama, featuring Ken Takakura of "Black Rain". A story about a soldier in a secret army division who escapes, and on the way, finds humanity. A sort of modern day samurai story. Stoicism and lyricism abound. I consider it as one of the best Japanese action films. In Japan, the movie was a big hit when it was released, but I have been unable to find a video in USA with English subtitle.


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