Murukami, a young homicide detective, has his pocket picked on a bus and loses his pistol. Frantic and ashamed, he dashes about trying to recover the weapon without success until taken under the wing of an older and wiser detective, Sato. Together they track the culprit.
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Another great detective classic in the tradition of "High and Low" by the same director!
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: [weather] The symbolic usage of weather in this movie is evident in its depiction of Japan under a sunny heatwave, making some characters anticipate the rain. The sunny weather morphs into a dark gray, cloudy sky pattern in the scene where Murakami has a feeling that something bad will happen. Near the end of the movie, when the plot starts heavily escalating, the skies unleash a big downpour. See more
At one point, there is a man playing a tune on a harmonica that needs two people with harmonicas to play. See more
Sakura Hotel manager
Who is he anyway?
A mad dog.
Referenced in San taam
Sonatine in C Major, Op.20-1
Composed by Friedrich Kuhlau See more