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High and Low 1963

  • Akira Kurosawa
  • November 26, 1963
  • 143 mins
  • Japanese
  • Crime, Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Intense and Highly Entertaining
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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Amazing film. Gets right into it and is high pressure cat and mouse until the very end. The ransom method on the train is top notch. Surely this has been copied in other films, right? I can't think of any though...

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I'd rather be told the cruel truth than be fed gentle lies.

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