Violent Cop (Sono otoko, kyb ni tsuki)
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Violent Cop (Sono otoko, kyb ni tsuki)
Television comedian, author of a number of books, and star in such films as Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawerence, Takeshi Kitano stepped behind the megaphone for this two-fisted crime thriller after yakuza flick auteur Kinji Fukasaka walked off the project. Police detective Azuma (Kitano) is loose cannon Dirty Harry-like cop who is constantly in hot water with his superiors. At the film's outset, Asuma encounters a group of high school kids beating up an old man. Later that night, he pays a visit to the ringleader's middle-class home and lands a fist square in the kid's face. When he… More

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"The audience gets a chance to watch Kitano smash punks around who would probably never receive their proper punishment."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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