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Drowning Fish (2001)

Oboreru sakana (original title)
When corporate executives are blackmailed into public displays of nudity on the busy streets of Shinjuku, the big guns are called out to locate "Oboreru Sakana". The "big guns" are a misfit... See full summary »

Director:

Yukihiko Tsutsumi

Writers:

Keita Tokaji (story), Masahiro Yokotani
3 wins. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Kippei Shîna ... Katsuhiko Shirosu
Yôsuke Kubozuka ... Munetaka Akiyoshi
Yukie Nakama Yukie Nakama ... Maki Aikawa
Nobuyuki Katsube Nobuyuki Katsube ... Shibusawa
Hiroki Narimiya Hiroki Narimiya ... Hotaro
Sayuri Oyamada
Koji Matsumoto Koji Matsumoto
Rie Taguchi Rie Taguchi
Inuko Inuyama ... Ami
Sabu Kawahara Sabu Kawahara ... Ogata
Shûzô Mitamura Shûzô Mitamura ... Takehashi (as Shuzou Mitamura)
Pepe Hozumi Pepe Hozumi ... Shimada
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Maki Aizawa Maki Aizawa
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Hakuryû Hakuryû
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Storyline

When corporate executives are blackmailed into public displays of nudity on the busy streets of Shinjuku, the big guns are called out to locate "Oboreru Sakana". The "big guns" are a misfit duo of ethically questionable characters who must infiltrate a gay nightclub and "fit in" while they search for clues. What ensues is both hilarious and action-packed.

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Country:

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Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

3 February 2001 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Drowning Fish See more »

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NIGHT ON BALD MOUNTAIN
Music by Modest Mussorgsky (as Modest Petrovich Musorgsky)
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