Crimson Wings (1958)

12/28/1958 (JP) Action 1h 34m
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Overview

At about the same time as lwami, president of a Tokyo company is murdered by an unknown assailant, it happens that an urgent call has been received from an airline company's office on remote Hachijo Island for a special serum. A Cessna aircraft which has been chartered by a man named Ohashi takes off for the island with the serum piloted by Ishida. But when airborne, Ohashi, who is the murderer of lwami, holds up Ishida at gunpoint and orders him to land on a small island west of Hachijo where a ship is waiting to take him to Hong Kong. Engine trouble forces them down on the island of Niijima, and at daybreak, Ishida, by a ruse succeeds in maneuvering Ohashi into the propeller. Battered and bloody, Ohashi fires at the moving plane, but although it is a race against an almost empty fuel tank, Ishida brings the aircraft safely in to a landing at Hachijo Island to deliver the precious serum on which a life depends.

  1. Kō Nakahira

    Director, Writer

  2. Itaru Kikumura

    Novel

  3. Akinori Matsuo

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Yûjirô Ishihara

    Yûjirô Ishihara

    Koji Ishida

  2. Izumi Ashikawa

    Izumi Ashikawa

    Shinobu Ishida

  3. Sanae Nakahara

    Sanae Nakahara

    Yumie Naganuma

  4. Hideaki Nitani

    Hideaki Nitani

    Kazuo Ohashi

  5. Shoichi Ozawa

    Shoichi Ozawa

    Yukihiro Ando

  6. Kō Nishimura

    Kō Nishimura

    Tetsuji Mizutani

  7. Shinsuke Ashida

    Shinsuke Ashida

    Tadahiro Sasaki

  8. Masao Shimizu

    Masao Shimizu

    Ryozo Kada

  9. Mayumi Shimizu

    Mayumi Shimizu

    Yuriko Okiyama

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Crimson Wings
Crimson Wings

Original Title 紅の翼

Status Released

Original Language Japanese

Budget -

Revenue -

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