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The Heartbreak Yakuza

1987 Rated NR 1hr 42m

Assigned to knock off several members of a rival gang, young yakuza hit man Shuji (Akira Emoto) spares one thug's life in a moment of compassion. But it isn't long before the vengeful survivor is hot on his trail. Soon, Shuji reunites with a childhood sweetheart and resolves to leave the assassin business, a decision that could cost him his life. Masato Harada directs this gripping thriller, a precursor to John Woo's action classic The Killer.

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Movie Details

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

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

Japanese: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.