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The Sun's Burial

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Drama 19601h 27mOn: The Criterion Channel Tags: War Music Gangster 
Country: Japan

In Osaka's slum, youth without futures engage in pilfering, assault and robbery, prostitution, and the buying and selling of identity cards and of blood. Alliances constantly shift. Tatsu and Takeshi, friends since boyhood, reluctantly join Shin's gang. Shin's an upstart and moves his gang often to avoid the local kingpin. Hanoko is a young woman with ambitions: first she's in the blood business with her father, then she joins forces with Shin. She soon breaks off that partnership, even though she's taken the sensitive Takeshi under her wing. Double crosses multiply. Those with the closest bonds become each others' murderers.The Sun's Burial featuring Masahiko Tsugawa and Kayoko Honoo is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel. It's a drama movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (736 votes).

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Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel).

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#24,059 Ranked Movie

#253 Ranked in Gang Movies

#1010 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

#14699 Ranked in Drama Movies

The Sun's Burial has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (736 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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