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Onimasa: A Japanese Godfather

1982 Rated NR 2hr 26m

Lacking an heir to carry on his clan's criminal organization, brutal underworld boss Onimasa (Tatsuya Nakadai) adopts a determined young girl named Matsue (Masako Natsume) and begins training her in the ways of Japan's yakuza syndicate. But as she learns to navigate her new father's world, Matsue rebels against the violence that lies at the heart of the yakuza life. Tetsurô Tanba also stars in this epic drama helmed by Hideo Gosha.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Widescreen Anamorphic 1.85:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

Japanese: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; program notes; original theatrical trailers; cast and crew bios; photo gallery.