Yakuza Graveyard

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Yakuza Graveyard
YakuzaGraveyardposter.jpg
Japanese release poster
Directed by Kinji Fukasaku
Written by Kazuo Kasahara
Starring Tetsuya Watari
Music by Toshiaki Tsushima
Cinematography Toru Nakajima
Edited by Isamu Ichida
Distributed by Toei
Release date
October 30, 1976
Running time
92 minutes
Country Japan
Language Japanese

Yakuza Graveyard, known in Japan as Yakuza no Hakaba: Kuchinashi no Hana (やくざの墓場 くちなしの花?, "Yakuza Burial: Jasmine Flower"), is a 1976 Japanese yakuza film directed by Kinji Fukasaku. The screenplay by Kazuo Kasahara is based on a concept by Norimichi Matsudaira, Naoyuki Sugimoto and Kyo Namura.

Complex named it number 17 on their list of The 25 Best Yakuza Movies.[1] Kino International released the film on DVD in North America in 2006.[2]

Plot[edit]

A police investigator cracks down on yakuza business, but once he realizes the police are in negotiations with certain factions, he sides with his own syndicate of choice.

Cast[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The 25 Best Yakuza Movies". Complex. Retrieved 2014-10-02. 
  2. ^ "Yakuza Graveyard". Kino International. Retrieved 2014-08-30. 

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