BROTHER

By Takeshi KITANO

HANWAY FILMS - as SALES All rights, World

Thriller - Completed 2000

Directed, written and starring the acclaimed Takeshi Kitano (HANA-BI, SONATINE) and produced by Oscar-winner Jeremy Thomas, BROTHER is a slick mob flick that mixes Tokyo style with Hollywood action.

    • Year of production
    • 2000
    • Genres
    • Thriller, Action/Adventure
    • Countries
    • USA, JAPAN
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 114 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Takeshi KITANO
    • EIDR 10.5240/E322-BC97-DC71-9077-8136-8
    • Synopsis
    • A Japanese Yakuza gangster (Kitano) is exiled to the United States. Fitted with a new identity he moves to Los Angeles to join his brother, who deals drugs with a local gang. With partner-in-crime Denny (Omar Epps), they build the business, leading to a bloody, but surprising conclusion.
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