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Yakuza Apocalypse (2015)

Gokudô daisenso (original title)
In the ruthless underground world of the yakuza, no one is more legendary than boss Kamiura. Rumored to be invincible, the truth is he is a vampire-a bloodsucking yakuza vampire boss! Among... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
... Kyoken
... High school gambling student
... Genyo Kamiura (as Lily Frankie)
Hayato Ichihara ... Akira Kageyama
... Nurse Mikiko
... A-0257 (knitting man being stepped on the foot)
... Hougan
Yoshiyuki Morishita ... Sawada (teacher)
... Rival yakuza boss
Masanori Mimoto ... The Frog
Reiko Takashima ... Sosuke Zemba
Riko Narumi ... Kyoko
... Killer Priest
Makoto Sakaguchi
Shô Aoyagi ... Angus
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In the ruthless underground world of the yakuza, no one is more legendary than boss Kamiura. Rumored to be invincible, the truth is he is a vampire-a bloodsucking yakuza vampire boss! Among Kamiura's gang is Kageyama, his most loyal underling. However, the others in the gang view Kageyama with disdain and ridicule him for his inability to get tattooed due to sensitive skin. One day, assassins aware of boss Kamiura's secret arrive from abroad and deliver him an ultimatum: Return to the international syndicate he left years ago, or die. Kamiura refuses and, during a fierce battle with anime-otaku martial-arts expert Kyoken, is torn limb from limb. With his dying breath, Kamiura bites Kageyama, passing on his vampire powers to the unsuspecting yakuza. As he begins to awaken to his newfound abilities, Kageyama's desire to avenge the murder of boss Kamiura sets him on a course for a violent confrontation with Kaeru-kun, the foreign syndicate's mysterious and seemingly unstoppable leader!

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Once bitten, you're a yakuza.

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Rated R for strong bloody violence, a rape and language | See all certifications »

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saints row meets blade meets sunset overdrive
5 November 2015 | by See all my reviews

The reason I wanted to see it was because it had mad dog from the raid series in it, the second reason is because I love super gory foreign action thrillers. yakuza apocalypse is honestly the most violent, gruesome, insane vampire movie I've seen in a long time and it ROCKED, and it was so over the top that I was laughing out loud quite a bit, i mean, a guy in a frog suit beating the crap out of people, need I say more? Lol, there is tons of crazy brutal action and tons of extreme gore in this badboy, it's a vampire action thriller on acid and it's just so much fun, screw all the kiddie twilight movies, THIS is the real deal


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