Vengeance Is Mine (Fukushu suru wa ware ni ari)
|Release Date:||October 17, 1979|
|Running time:||139 minutes|
|Cast:||Ken Ogata, Mayumi Ogawa, Rentaro Mikuni, Mitsuko Baisho, Nijiko Kiyokawa|
|Writer:||Masaru Baba, Ryuzo Saki|
|Distributor:||Shochiku Films Ltd.|
Description: Based on the true story, 'Vengeance is Mine' is the story of Iwao Enokizu and his murderous rampage which sparked a 78-day nationwide manhunt. Enokizu is a day-laborer and smalltime con-artist who, after killing two of his co-workers, embarks on a psychopathic spree of rape and murder. Eluding the police and public, Japan's infamous "King of Criminals" passes himself off as a Kyoto University professor, only to become entangled with an innkeeper and her perverted mother.
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