Roaring Fire

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Roaring Fire (Hoero tekken) (1981, Japan) is a Martial Arts-Action-Comedy film directed by Norifumi Suzuki.


Main Details

  • Released on August 8, 1981
  • Color
  • Running time: 95 minutes (USA)
  • Production Co.: Okada | Toei Studios
  • Distribution Co.: New Line Cinema (USA; dubbed)
  • Directed by Norifumi Suzuki
  • Written by Shinsuke Inoue, Masakazu Shimura, Norifumi Suzuki
  • Starring: Sonny Chiba, Etsuko "Sue" Shihomi, Hiroyuki Sanada

Plot Summary

  • Joji learns a dark secret from his dying father; he learns he has a twin brother and a sister. He travels to find his brother and finds he has been murdered in mysterious circumstances. While staying with his sister he overhears his Uncle's plans to find a 130CT diamond (named the Queen of Sheba) and soon learns he may be behind other sinister schemes.
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