The Wolves


2h 5m 1971

Brief Synopsis

Set in 1926 when 373 criminals convicted of homicide were granted amnesty upon death of the old emporer and ascension to the throne by Hirohito, an epic tale of two gangs and events leading up to the brutal humiliation of two leaders.

Film Details

Also Known As
Shussho Iwai, Wolves
Release Date
1971

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 5m

Synopsis

Set in 1926 when 373 criminals convicted of homicide were granted amnesty upon death of the old emporer and ascension to the throne by Hirohito, an epic tale of two gangs and events leading up to the brutal humiliation of two leaders.

Film Details

Also Known As
Shussho Iwai, Wolves
Release Date
1971

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 5m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Shown in Los Angeles (American Cinematheque) as part of program "Days of Snow & Blood: The Films of Hideo Gosha" June 21 - July 13, 1996.

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