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The Castle of Sand

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Crime Mystery 
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19742h 23mOn: The Criterion Channel Tags: Based on Books Police Adaptation Country: Japan

Yoshitaro Nomura’s 1975 film of Seicho Matsumoto’s immensely popular detective story tells the tale of two detectives, Imanishi (Tetsuro Tamba) and Yoshimura (Kensaku Morita), tasked with tracking down the murderer of an old man, found bludgeoned to death in a rail yard.The Castle of Sand featuring Tetsurō Tamba and Yoko Shimada is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel. It's a crime and drama movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.4 (934 votes).

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#23,370 Ranked Movie

#832 Ranked in Police Movies

#865 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

#3708 Ranked in Crime Movies

The Castle of Sand has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.4 (934 votes). The movie is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.

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