High and Low (1963) Poster



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Version of 

87th Precinct: King's Ransom (1962) (TV Episode)
based on the same novel by Ed McBain "King's Ransom"

Remade as 

Inkaar (1977)
Dongala Veta (1978)
Bong ga (2007)
Tengoku to jigoku (2007) (TV Movie)


The H-Man (1958)

Referenced in 

Obsession (1976)
Scene with the briefcase (the ransom) on the boat
The Big Lebowski (1998)
Ransom money is thrown from a moving train at the end of a bridge. Hence the plans of the money throwers are spoiled. Also this film is one of the favourites of Joel Coen (src: Time Out, 1995) and was Joel's choice for the Ballerina Ballroom Cinema of Dreams festival.
Bayside Shakedown (1998)
Samurai Jack: Episode XXXVII (2003) (TV Episode)
The lost dog's name, Kenichi is taken from Kurasawa's film.
Z Channel: A Magnificent Obsession (2004) (TV Movie)
"High & Low" is written on a magnet.
Uncertainty (2008)
Film title is one of three Kurosawa films on the sign outside of the movie theater
Isle of Dogs (2018)
The Mayor is deliberately modeled on Kingo Gondo from Akira Kurosawa's crime thriller
Barry: Chapter Eight: Know Your Truth (2018) (TV Episode)
The Chief of Police lists some Kurosawa films.
The Deuce: All You'll Be Eating Is Cannibals (2018) (TV Episode)
Poster in Harvey's office.
The Deuce: The Feminism Part (2018) (TV Episode)
Poster on Harvey's wall.
The Deuce: Inside the Pretend (2018) (TV Episode)
Poster on Harvey's wall.

Featured in 

Tsutomu Yamazaki on 'High and Low' (2008) (Video)
Behind the scenes.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Akira Kurosawa Movies (2014) (TV Episode)
High and Low is #9.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Kidnapping Movies (2015) (TV Episode)
High and Low gets an honorable mention.

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