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The Assassin (1970)

Yakuza deka: Marifana mitsubai soshiki (original title)
Hayata is an undercover cop assigned to infiltrate not one, but two rival Yakuza gangs. Things get complicated when Hayata gets into a relationship with a young schoolteacher, the daughter ... See full summary »

Director:

Ryuichi Takamori

Writers:

Fumio Kônami (screenplay), Yukio Noda (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Shin'ichi Chiba ... Hayata (as Sonny Chiba)
Ryôhei Uchida Ryôhei Uchida
Fumio Watanabe Fumio Watanabe ... Natsui - Takeshi
Toshiaki Minami Toshiaki Minami
Harumi Kojima Harumi Kojima
Kaoru Hama Kaoru Hama
Kôji Sekiyama Kôji Sekiyama
Jirô Yabuki Jirô Yabuki ... Jiro (as Jirô Chiba)
Jaianto Baba Jaianto Baba ... Nightclub bouncer
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Asao Uchida Asao Uchida
Osman Yusuf
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Storyline

Hayata is an undercover cop assigned to infiltrate not one, but two rival Yakuza gangs. Things get complicated when Hayata gets into a relationship with a young schoolteacher, the daughter of a fellow officer who was slain by one of the gangs.

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Details

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

17 October 1970 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

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Toei Company See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

YAKUZA DEKA series. #2 of 4 films. See more »

Connections

Follows Gangster Cop (1970) See more »

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