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Take Aim at the Police Van (1960)

01/27/1960 (JP) ActionCrimeMystery 1h 19m
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A sharpshooter kills two prisoners in a police van at night. The guard on the van is suspended for six months; he's Tamon, an upright, modest man. He begins his own investigation into the murders. Who were the victims, who are their relatives and girlfriends, who else was on the van that night? As he doggedly investigates, others die, coincidences occur, and several leads take him to the Hamaju Agency, which may be supplying call girls. Its owner is in jail, his daughter, the enigmatic Yuko, keeps turning up where Tamon goes. Tamon believes he can awaken good in people, but has he met his match? Will he solve the murders or be the next victim? And who is Akiba?

  1. Seijun Suzuki

    Director

  2. Shinichi Sekizawa

    Screenplay

  3. Kazuo Shimada

    Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. Michitarō Mizushima

    Michitarō Mizushima

    Daijirô Tamon

  2. Mari Shiraki

    Mari Shiraki

    Tsunako Andô

  3. Misako Watanabe

    Misako Watanabe

    Yûko Hamajima

  4. Shinsuke Ashida

    Shinsuke Ashida

    Jûbei Hamajima

  5. Shoichi Ozawa

    Shoichi Ozawa

    Gorô Kashima

  6. Ryôhei Uchida

    Ryôhei Uchida

    Kuji

  7. Tōru Abe

    Tōru Abe

    Akahori

  8. Tatsuo Matsushita

    Captain Takamura

  9. Saburo Hiromatsu

    Saburo Hiromatsu

    Ôta

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Take Aim at the Police Van
Take Aim at the Police Van

Original Title 13号待避線より その護送車を狙え

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Original Language Japanese

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