Black Sun

(1964)
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Overview

You’ve probably never seen anything quite like this manic, oddball, anti–buddy picture about a young, jazz-obsessed Japanese drifter and a black American GI on the lam in Tokyo. The two outsiders become outlaws, and Koreyoshi Kurahara depicts their growing bond as an alternately absurd and tragic culture clash.

  1. Nobuo Yamada

    Screenplay

  2. Tensei Kono

    Story

  3. Koreyoshi Kurahara

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Tamio Kawaji

    Tamio Kawaji

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  2. Chico Lourant

    Gill

  3. Yuko Chishiro

    Yuki

  4. Tatsuya Fuji

    Tatsuya Fuji

    Akira's Buddy

  5. Hideji Ôtaki

    Hideji Ôtaki

    Old Man at the Junk Shop

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Original Title 黒い太陽

Status Released

Release Information

  • April 18, 1964
    Theatrical

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Original Language Japanese

Runtime 1h 35m

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