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  • Detective Story (1983)
  • 111 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Detective Story (1983)
111 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Naomi is a university student who is leaving for the US to study in a week; Shuichi is a washed-up gumshoe who's hired by Naomi's father to bodygard his daughter until she leaves. Shuichi finds the job annoying and wants to quit. But he ...See moreNaomi is a university student who is leaving for the US to study in a week; Shuichi is a washed-up gumshoe who's hired by Naomi's father to bodygard his daughter until she leaves. Shuichi finds the job annoying and wants to quit. But he also has a screwed-up ex and alimony to pay. Things go from bad to worse when Naomi and Shuichi stumble upon a murder which might involve the yakuza. They decide to find out who committed the murder but God knows what it will lead to. Written by Cat D. Kehl See less
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Kichitarô Negishi (as Kichitaro Negishi)
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Updated Jul 16, 1983

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Jul 16, 1983 (Japan)

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22 cast members
Name Known for
Hiroko Yakushimaru
Naomi Arai Naomi Arai   See fewer
Yûsaku Matsuda
Shuichi Tsujiyama Shuichi Tsujiyama   See fewer
Lisa Akikawa
Yukiko Naoki (as Risa Akikawa) Yukiko Naoki (as Risa Akikawa)   See fewer
Chû Arai
Akira Akagawa Akira Akagawa   See fewer
Hyôe Enoki
Apartment Tenant Apartment Tenant   See fewer
Susumu Fujita
Gozo Kunizaki Gozo Kunizaki   See fewer
Kikuô Hayashiya
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
Keizô Kanie
Detective Takamine Detective Takamine   See fewer
Yoshihiro Katô
Man that invites Naomi Man that invites Naomi   See fewer
Kyôko Kishida
Kimie Hasenuma Kimie Hasenuma   See fewer
Yuki Kitazume
Yutaka Nagai Yutaka Nagai   See fewer
Ryôichi Kusanagi
Black Suit Man A Black Suit Man A   See fewer
Noboru Mitani
Love Hotel Manager Love Hotel Manager   See fewer
Yûsuke Nagumo
Black Suit Man D Black Suit Man D   See fewer
Akiko Nakamura
Michiyo Kunizaki Michiyo Kunizaki   See fewer
Miwa Sakagami
Masako Shindo Masako Shindo   See fewer
Takashi Shikauchi
Kazuya Kunizaki Kazuya Kunizaki   See fewer
Akihiro Shimizu
Young Man Young Man   See fewer
Hiroshi Shimizu
Black Suit Man B Black Suit Man B   See fewer
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