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Cops vs Thugs (1975)

Kenkei tai soshiki boryoku (original title)
Not Rated | | Action, Crime | 26 April 1975 (Japan)
Acting boss Hirotani of the Ohara gang uses his friendship with corrupt cop Kuno to usurp a staged land deal that rival yakuza gang Kawade had arranged through local politicians. Open warfare erupts between the two gangs.

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Credited cast:
Bunta Sugawara ... Detective Kuno
Tatsuo Umemiya ... Lt. Kaida
Hiroki Matsukata ... Kenji Hirotani
Mikio Narita ... Katsumi Kawade
Nobuo Kaneko
Asao Sano
Shingo Yamashiro
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Tôru Abe
Shoji Arikawa ... (as Akirawa Shioji)
Tatsuo Endô
Jûkei Fujioka ... Assistant Chief Ikeda
Kenji Ikeda ... Dump Truck Driver
Masataka Iwao
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Acting boss Hirotani of the Ohara gang uses his friendship with corrupt cop Kuno to usurp a staged land deal that rival yakuza gang Kawade had arranged through local politicians. Open warfare erupts between the two gangs.

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Must watch Crime film
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One of the best Yakuza films and one of the best crime films in general it's a must watch for anyone who is a fan of the genre.


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