Rank: 62/100 in Top Movie 1960s – High and Low: From Akira Kurosawa, director of “Yojimbo” and “Sanjuro” comes a tense, taut film of a modern “perfect crime” with more excitement than even Hitchcock could create.
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Movie Synopsis:
An executive of a shoe company becomes a victim of extortion when his chauffeur’s son is kidnapped and held for ransom.

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  • Original Title: 天国と地獄
  • Original Language: ja
  • Release Date: 1963-03-01
  • Category 1 (Type): Movie 1960s
  • Category 2 (Genres): Crime Movie, Drama Movie, Mystery Movie, Thriller Movie
  • Category 3 (Year): Movie 1963
  • Adult: FALSE
  • Status: Released
  • Studios (Production Companies): Toho Company, Ltd., Kurosawa Production Co.
  • Production Countries: Japan
  • Budget: $0.00
  • Revenue: $0.00
  • Running Time: 142 minutes
  • Director: Akira Kurosawa
  • Actors: Toshirō Mifune, Tatsuya Nakadai, Kyōko Kagawa, Tatsuya Mihashi, Isao Kimura
  • YB100 views Counts: 152.00
  • YB100 Likes: 7.00
  • Popularity: 14.46
  • Vote Count: 304.00
  • Vote Average: 8.3

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