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A Legend of Turmoil (1992)

Shura no densetsu (original title)
Otaki, a member of a small yakuza family, hunts down the people who murdered his boss.

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Akiyoshi Kimata (as Seiji Izumi)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Akira Kobayashi ... Shuji Otaki
Takanori Jinnai Takanori Jinnai ... Daisuke Hondo
Ruby Moreno Ruby Moreno ... Tomoko
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Yôko Akino Yôko Akino ... Michiko Otaki
Hakuryû Hakuryû ... Toshiyuki Sano
Yoshiko Kayama ... Kikue Kasabe
Takeshi Kitano ... Kiichiro Yashiro
Norihei Miki Norihei Miki ... Toshio Kasabe
Hideo Murota Hideo Murota ... Takashi Oda
Isao Natsuyagi ... Yasuhiro Shibayama
Asao Uchida Asao Uchida ... Takeshi Hashimoto
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Storyline

Otaki, a member of a small yakuza family, hunts down the people who murdered his boss.

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Genres:

Crime

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Details

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

15 January 1992 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

A Legend of Turmoil See more »

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Production Co:

Toei Company See more »
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