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Sonatine (1993)

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7.6 IMDB rating
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Takeshi Kitano Takeshi Kitano
Aniki Murakawa
Aya Kokumai Aya Kokumai
Ren Osugi Ren Osugi
Ren Ohsugi Ren Ohsugi
Tonbo Zushi Tonbo Zushi

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A very good movie

6 years, 5 months ago at Mar 10 13:23
Back in the 90's, I used to be a huge fan of Takeshi Kitano and I ended up watching 9 of his movies. I have to admit that, nowadays, I don't follow much his work anymore but it doesn't seem I'm missing much. Anyway, it must be, with ‘Hana-Bi’, the most famous movie directed by Takeshi Kitano. At the time, he was still an upcoming director and it is with this movie that I finally reached intern... read more
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Several yakuza from Tokyo are sent to Okinawa to help end a gang war. The war escalates and the Tokyo drifters decide to lay low at the beach.
Release date: 10 April 1998
UPC: 786936233100
Tags: Japan (10), Thriller (8), 1990s (8), Drama (7), Crime (6), Japanese (5), 1993 (5), Action (4), Asian (3), Foreign Language (3), Yakuza (3), 90's (2), 1990's (2), Gangster (2), Okinawa (2), Retro Asian (2), East Asia (2), Asia (2), 90s (1), HQ (1)
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