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House of Bamboo

House of Bamboo(1955)

Also Known As: The Tokyo Story |

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Brief Synopsis

An Army investigator infiltrates a Tokyo crime syndicate to solve a colleague''''s murder.

Cast & Crew

Samuel Fuller Director
Robert Ryan Sandy Dawson
Robert Stack Sgt. Kenner, also known as Eddie Spanier
Brad Dexter Capt. Hanson
Sessue Hayakawa Inspector Kito
Biff Elliot Webber
Elko Hanabusa Japanese screaming woman
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 1 Jul 1955; Los Angeles opening: 13 Jul 1955
Release Date:  1955 Production Date:  [CinemaScope]
LACMA*, in cinemascope; UCLA has 1" video; AFI
Color/B&W:  Color (DeLuxe) Distributions Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Sound:  Stereo Production Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Duration(mins):  102-103 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  12    

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  • House of Bamboo

    Goetan 2015-01-07

    A film-noir set in Japan. Stack infiltrates Ryan's organization of discharged soldiers who commit robberies. Lacking Fuller's usual gut-punch... MORE>

  • Fuller & Kitano

    Beel 2009-11-08

    A comparison with Kitano's "Fireworks" would be interesting, particularly if Stack had some depth of presence on the screen. As it it, Ryan... MORE>

  • Most controversial film of Sam Fuller.

    robert kawasaki 2009-11-01

    "I hate it!" "Its so so." "It was great!" Sure, no great film could satisfy everybody's heart, but no other film is so... MORE>