Man Against Man (1960)

Otoko tai otoko (original title)
Kikumori runs a cabaret on the docks, while his friend Kaji operates transport boats. When a gang of drug dealers tries to force the pair to cooperate in a smuggling scheme, conflict arises... See full summary »

Director:

Senkichi Taniguchi

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Toshirô Mifune ... Kaji
Ryô Ikebe ... Kikumori
Takashi Shimura ... Chotaro Masue
Yûzô Kayama ... Toshio Masue
Jun Tazaki Jun Tazaki ... Boss Tsukamoto
Akihiko Hirata ... Torimi
Yumi Shirakawa Yumi Shirakawa ... Mineko Nishijo
Akemi Kita Akemi Kita ... Harumi
Yuriko Hoshi Yuriko Hoshi ... Natsue
Yutaka Sada ... Wada
Shôichi Hirose ... Genpachi
Yoshifumi Tajima Yoshifumi Tajima ... Taro
Ikio Sawamura Ikio Sawamura ... Santa
Sachio Sakai Sachio Sakai ... Shinchan
Shin Ôtomo Shin Ôtomo ... Kitagawa
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Storyline

Kikumori runs a cabaret on the docks, while his friend Kaji operates transport boats. When a gang of drug dealers tries to force the pair to cooperate in a smuggling scheme, conflict arises between the two friends. Falsely blamed for murder, Kikumori is blackmailed into an attempt to sabotage Kaji's boats and kill him. But the friendship between the two men proves an obstacle to the gangleader's plans. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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Genres:

Crime | Drama

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Details

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

14 August 1960 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Man Against Man See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Toho Company See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (English subtitled re-release)

Sound Mix:

Perspecta Stereo (Westrex Recording System)

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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