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Karate Warriors (1976)

Kozure satsujin ken (original title)
A karate fighter and a samurai join opposing gangs to take them down from the inside.

Director:

Kazuhiko Yamaguchi

Writers:

Tatsuhiko Kamoi (screenplay), Shinji Nakajima (screenplay)
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Credited cast:
Shin'ichi Chiba ... Shuhei Sakata (as Sonny Chiba)
Isao Natsuyagi
Akiko Koyama
Akane Kawasaki Akane Kawasaki
Hideo Murota Hideo Murota
Eiji Gô
Bin Amatsu Bin Amatsu
Yayoi Watanabe Yayoi Watanabe
Tatsuo Umemiya Tatsuo Umemiya
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Etsuko Shihomi ... Fisher
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Chico arrives in a city where there are two waring gangs. Chico gets wind of a large hidden stash of heroin owned by the, now dead, former leader over all of the gangs and sets off to find it and keep the two gangs at war. Meanwhile, he as befriended a small boy whose father is a samurai assassin working for the rival gang. Written by jimthemoviefreak@gmail.com

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The Deadliest Dragon That Ever Smashed the Street Gangs! See more »

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Certificate:

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one of Chiba's best
4 May 1999 | by Nate-9See all my reviews

Out of the 8 or so Sonny Chiba movies I've seen this ranks 2nd only to The Streetfighter. Amazing action, awesome slow motion editing (that speeds up on impact at times), and drama too. Sonny gives one of his best performances.


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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

10 April 1976 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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