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Yakuza senso: Nihon no Don (1977)

A supposedly true-to-life story of one of the biggest rightists - yakuza bosses in 1950s - '60s Japan.

Director:

Sadao Nakajima

Writers:

Koichi Iiboshi (novel), Kôji Takada (screenplay)
2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Shin Saburi ... Kazumasa Sakura
Kôji Tsuruta Kôji Tsuruta ... Shuhei Tatsumi
Hiroki Matsukata Hiroki Matsukata ... Shiro Matsugae
Kô Nishimura Kô Nishimura ... Kahe Shimabara
Etsushi Takahashi Etsushi Takahashi ... Yasuo Ichinomiya
Asao Uchida Asao Uchida ... Kikuo Oyama
Bunta Sugawara Bunta Sugawara ... Eizo Iwami
Shin'ichi Chiba ... Tsuneyoshi Sakota (as Sonny Chiba)
Asao Koike Asao Koike ... Katsunosuke Miura
Mikio Narita Mikio Narita ... Seiji Kataoka
Shôtarô Hayashi Shôtarô Hayashi ... Miyoshi Kaneda
Tsunehiko Watase Tsunehiko Watase ... Takeshi Nomizo
Tatsuo Umemiya Tatsuo Umemiya ... Fukushima
Noburo Kaneko Noburo Kaneko ... Shoji Taguchi
Etsuko Ichihara Etsuko Ichihara ... Kiyo Tatsumi
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A supposedly true-to-life story of one of the biggest rightists - yakuza bosses in 1950s - '60s Japan.

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Genres:

Crime | Drama

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Details

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

22 January 1977 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Nihon no don: yakuza dai senso See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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Trivia

NIHON NO DON series. #1 of 3 films. See more »

Connections

Followed by Nihon no don: kanketsuhen (1978) See more »

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