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Drunken Angel (1948) (Normal) [DVD] [DVD / Normal]
Drunken Angel (1948) (Normal) [DVD] [DVD / Normal]
  • Drunken Angel (1948) (Normal) [DVD] [DVD / Normal]

Drunken Angel (1948) (Normal) [DVD] [DVD / Normal]

Format:
DVD
UK Certification:
PG
Region:
Region 2
Publisher:
Trinity Creative Partnership
Genre:
Films cinema|Europe|Asia|Africa|Latin America|Oceania
Number of Items:
1 disc(s)
Media Format:
DVD
Price: £15.99
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Description
Classic early drama from Japanese master Akira Kurosawa which pays homage to the Warner Brothers' thirties gangster movies. Takashi Shimura plays the drunken angel of the title, a doctor working in a devastatingly poor area of immediately-post-war Tokyo. The area is overrun with competing gangsters who have lost most of their power during the American occupation. Toshiro Mifune - in the first leading role that made him a star - plays a handsome young hoodlum who one night comes to the doctor's surgery with a small bullet wound in his hand. The doctor treats the wound but also diagnoses Mifune as having tuberculosis. The gangster's arrogance prevents him from acknowledging his illness, but his position within his organisation increasingly comes under threat.
Starring
Takashi Shimura
Format
DVD
Country
Japan
UK Certification
PG
Original Language
Japanese
Subtitles
Subtitled
Region
Region 2
Publisher
Trinity Creative Partnership
Genre
Films cinema|Europe|Asia|Africa|Latin America|Oceania
Colour
B/W
Publication Date
25 Jul 2005
Catalogue No
BFIVD638
Edition
Normal
Director
Akira Kurosawa
Writer
Akira Kurosawa
Writer
Keinosuke Vegusa
Music
Fumio Hayasaka
Duration
93
Year of Release
1948
Number of Items
1 disc(s)
Media Format
DVD
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Director: Akira Kurosawa
Writers: Akira Kurosawa, Keinosuke Vegusa
Music: Fumio Hayasaka
Actors: Takashi Shimura, Toshirô Mifune, Reisaburo Yamamoto, Michiyo Kogure, Chieko Nakakita, Noriko Sengoku

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