Yoidore tenshi / Drunken Angel (1948) DVD9
lcoholic Dr. Sanada (Takashi Shimura) runs a clinic in a Tokyo slum. He takes an interest in tuberculosis sufferer Matsunaga (Toshiro Mifune), a mid-range racketeer and boss of the local marketplace. Matsunaga treats Sanada with contempt but eventually puts some effort into a cure. That's when another yakuza chieftain Okada (Reisaburo Yamamoto) returns from prison, seeking to reclaim his turf, and the girlfriend he abused, Nurse Miyo (Cheiko Nakakita). Discovering that Okada and the big Boss (Masao Shimizu) now consider him expendable, the seriously ill Matsunaga decides to strike back.

DVD9 | NTSC 4:3 | 01:37:56 | 5.77 Gb + 3% rec
Language: Japanese
Subtitle: English
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller

Director: Akira Kurosawa
Actors: Takashi Shimura, Toshiro Mifune, Reisaburo Yamamoto, Michiyo Kogure, Chieko Nakakita
Country: Japan

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