Review – The Yakuza

The Yakuza

Sydney Pollack

1974, USA

A retired detective is asked by an old friend to help find his daughter who has been kidnapped by a yakuza clan in Tokyo. The detective (Robert Mitchum) has to travel back to the island and face his past love, her brother and an ever expanding series of events.

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Review – Tokyo Raiders

Tokyo Raiders

Jingle Ma


A Woman is jilted on her wedding day. At her house, the interior decorator demands his fee from her fiancé. She travels to Japan and he joins her to get his money back. When they arrive they realise her fiancé is missing and caught up in a Japanese gangster’s business. It’s up to them, a secret detective and his bevvy of assistants to crack the case and locate him.

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