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I am Waiting (Ore wa matteru ze) (1957)

I am Waiting
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7 IMDB rating

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Yûjirô Ishihara

Yûjirô Ishihara

Jôji Shimaki
Isamu Kosugi

Isamu Kosugi

Uchiyama
Kenjiro Uemura

Kenjiro Uemura

Police detective
Hideaki Nitani

Hideaki Nitani

Shibata - Shibata elder
Ken Hatano

Ken Hatano

Shibata - Younger
Kôjirô Kusanagi

Kôjirô Kusanagi

Takeda
Ayuko Fujishiro

Ayuko Fujishiro



Written by
Shintarô Ishihara

Shintarô Ishihara

written by


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In Koreyoshi Kurahara’s directorial debut, rebel matinee idol Yujiro Ishihara stars as a restaurant manager and former boxer who saves a beautiful, suicidal club hostess trying to escape the clutches of her gangster employer.
Release date: 22 October 1957
Japan (5), 1950s (5), Film Noir (1), 1957 (1), East Asia (1)
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"A brilliant Japanese film noir movie. This is about a retired boxer Joji Shimaki now a restaurant owner who meets up with a lounge singer Saeko who is trying to run away from her gangster employer. The boxer has been waiting a year for his brother Tetsu to contact him from Brazil, where he hopes to move and help his brother farm. It turns out that Tetsu never made it there. His mysterious disappearance is linked with the aforementioned gangsters. The story here is really good, and, in general, i"


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