Blackmail Is My Life
Blackmail Is My Life (1968)

A young swinger finds that his criminal habits have gotten him in over his head in this rare 1960s yakuza film from legendary Japanese director Kinji Fukasaku. Though he has come from a rough background on the streets, Muraki (Horoki… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1968
DVD Release Date: January 6, 2004
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Jake Euker

Fukasaku wields his camera with such abandon that you worry for the equipment's physical safety, the psychic welfare of the editor coming next to mind

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El Hombre Invisible
Made in 1968, Blackmail Is My Life doesn't quite have the gritty social realism of the exploration of the Japanese underworld that would evolve in Kinji… More
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Based off of Shinji Fujiwara's book, <i>Blackmail Is My Life</i> comes to life at the hands of Kinji Fukasaku.<p>The first half of this… More