|Yakuza Soldier - Rebel In the Army|
aka:The Hoodlum Soldier final episode
Director: Yasuzo Masumura
Cast: Shintaro Katsu, Takahiro Tamura and Jo Shishido
Shin heitai yakuza: Kasen – Fiery and violent melodrama with Shintaro Katsu, star of the popular Zatoichi films, as an amiable, earthy yakuza thug drafted into Japan’s war with Manchuria during World War II.
Fleeing from China, where the Japanese army is in retreat, Kisaburo, a vindictive soldier who always questions the orders of his officers, falls in love with a Chinese spy, they’re on different sides of this war, and yet….But soon he’ll be forced to choose between the love for his woman and sacrifice for his country.
1972 - Color - 16:9 ANAMORPHIC Widescreen 92 Mins.
Japanese with Removable English subtitles