The Yakuza (1974)

Yakuza
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating R
Runtime 1hr 52mins.
Genres Romance, Action
Keywords gangster
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Robert Mitchum Actor Harry Kilmer 1 1000001
Ken Takakura Actor Tanaka Ken 1 1000002
Brian Keith Actor George Tanner 1 1000003
Herb Edelman Actor Wheat 1 1000004
Richard Jordan Actor Dusty 1 1000005
Keiko Kishi Actor Eiko 1 1000006
Eiji Okada Actor Tono 1 1000007
James Shigeta Actor Goro 1 1000008
Christina Kokubo Actor Hanako 1 1000009
Lee Chirillo Actor Louise 1 1000010
Mashida Kyosuke Actor n/a 1 1000011
Eiji Go Actor n/a 1 1000012
Sydney Pollack Director n/a 2 2000001
Stephen Grimes Director 2nd unit director 2 2000002
Sydney Pollack Producer n/a 3 3000001
Shundo Koji Executive Producer n/a 174 3000002
Michael Hamilburg Co-Producer n/a 170 3000003
Robert Towne Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Paul Schrader Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Michael D Moore Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
Okazaki Kozo Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Duke Callaghan Director of Photography (USA) 120780 6000002
Frederic Steinkamp Editor n/a 172 7000001
Thomas Stanford Editor n/a 172 7000002
Don Guidice Editor n/a 172 7000003
Dave Grusin Music n/a 120781 8000001
Stephen Grimes Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Arthur Piantadosi Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000001
Basil Fenton-Smith Sound sound recording mixer 120816 14000002
Synopsis
Harry Kilmer is an ex-soldier who returns to Japan to help his friend George Tanner whose daughter has been kidnapped by the Japanese mafia known as the Yakuza. With limited resources, Kilmer has to turn to his old enemy Tanaka to help him rescue the girl.