Full Metal Gokud˘ (Full Metal Yakuza)
Full Metal Gokud˘ (Full Metal Yakuza) (1997)

Japanese horror auteur Takashi Miike directed this bizarre, ultra-violent variation on Robocop. Kensuke Hagane (Tsuyoshi Ujiki) works as a janitor for Tousa, the head of a powerful Yakuza family; Kensuke looks up to Tousa, and wants to join… More

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Rated: NC-17
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Release Date: December 5, 1997
DVD Release Date: April 12, 2005
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Eric Campos
Film Threat

If you don't see the similarities between this movie and Robocop, there's something wrong with you...

Christopher Null

little new here to expand Miike's universe of carnage and perversity

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xGary Xx
An inept gangster is killed during a hit on the boss he idolizes and awakes to find himself turned into a cyborg by a mad scientist. Full Metal Yakuza is… More
Tsubaki Sanjuro
A cheeseball that sometimes manages to be more insightfull and funny than most would think it is. Still, not the best from Miike, worth for a very fun… More
Christopher Brown
What if Robocop were a weird Japanese exploitation flick? Miike answers that question and more in this great low budget shocker with moments of extreme… More