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Tokyo Drifter (1966)

12 04/10/1966 (JP) ActionCrime 1h 23m

Overview

After yakuza boss Kurata dissolves his own criminal empire, a rival kingpin offers a position to Kurata's top operative, Tetsuya "Phoenix Tetsu" Hondo. When the fiercely loyal Tetsu declines, Otsuka taps unstoppable Tatsuzo the "Viper", a ruthless gun-for-hire, to assassinate him. As the Viper trails his target through the countryside, the agile Phoenix Tetsu grows concerned that one of his former associates has betrayed him.

  1. Kōhan Kawauchi

    Author, Screenplay

  2. Seijun Suzuki

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Tetsuya Watari

    Tetsuya Watari

    Tetsuya "Phoenix Tetsu" Hondo

  2. Chieko Matsubara

    Chieko Matsubara

    Chiharu

  3. Tamio Kawachi

    Tamio Kawachi

    Tatsuzo the Viper

  4. Hideaki Nitani

    Hideaki Nitani

    Kenji Aizawa

  5. Eiji Gō

    Eiji Gō

    Tanaka

  6. Tochiko Hamakawa

    Mutsuko

  7. Takeshi Yoshida

    Keiichi

  8. Isao Tamagawa

    Isao Tamagawa

    Umetani

  9. Eimei Esumi

    Otsuka

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Tokyo Drifter
Tokyo Drifter

Original Title 東京流れ者

Status Released

Original Language Japanese

Budget -

Revenue -

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