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High and Low

High and Low(1963)

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Brief Synopsis

Kidnappers mistake a chauffeur''''s son for the child of a wealthy businessman.

Cast & Crew

Akira Kurosawa Director
Toshiro Mifune Kingo Gondo
Tatsuya Nakadai Inspector Tokura
Kyoko Kagawa Reiko, Gondo's wife
Tatsuya Mihashi Kawanishi
Kenjiro Ishiyama Detective Taguchi
Tsutomu Yamazaki Ginji Takeuchi, the kidnaper
Susumu Fujita Commissioner
Ko Kimura Detective Arai
Takeshi Kato Detective Nakao
Yoshio Tsuchiya Detective Murata

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 26 Nov 1963
Release Date:  1963 Production Date:  [Tohoscope]
none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White, Color (Eastmancolor) (inserts only) Distributions Co:  Toho International, Inc., Continental Distributing, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Recording) Production Co:  Kurosawa Films, Toho Co.
Duration(mins):  142 Country:  Japan
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • high and low

    kevin sellers 2016-11-18

    My favorite Kurosawa film, it is, as its title implies, an examination of the winners and losers in Japanese society, although I feel the title can stand... MORE>

  • Outstanding

    TravisD 2012-03-25

    One of Kurosawa's best. One of the best of all time. One of the most influential mystery/thriller's ever made. Nearly every single mystery film... MORE>

  • Undiscovered Country

    Henry Hoffman 2010-03-17

    HIGH AND LOW is remarkable in its content & one that the great Kurosawa translates into lensing that is strikingly modern. Toshiro Mifune is one of a... MORE>