Branded To Kill

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Branded To Kill (1967, Japan) is a Yakuza film directed by Seijun Suzuki.


Main Details

  • Released in 1967
  • B&W
  • Running time: 98 min
  • Aspect Ratio: (2.35:1)
  • Rating: UK/18, Australia/M, Germany/16
  • Production and Distribution Co: Nikkatsu
  • Directed by Seijun Suzuki
  • Written by Atsushi Yamatoya, Takeo Kimura, Hachiro Guryu, Chusei Sone
  • Starring: Norman Chu, Damian Lau, Flora Cheung
  • Produced by Kaneo Iwai, Takiko Mizunoe
  • Cinematography by Kazue Nagatsuka
  • Film Editing by Matsuo Tanji
  • Art Direction by Sukezo Kawahara

Plot Summary

  • After a botched assignment, a rice-fetishizing hitman finds himself in conflict with his organization, and one mysterious, dangerous fellow hitman in particular.

Also Known As

  • Koroshi no rakuin (Japan)
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