• Black Rain (1989)

Black Rain

Release Date: 1989

DVD Release Date: February 16th, 1999

R |2 hr 5 min

Plot Summary

New York City policemen Nick (Michael Douglas) and Charlie (Andy Garcia) witness a murder in a bar and quickly apprehend the assailant. The killer, named Sato (Yusaku Matsuda), is a member of Japan's infamous Yakuza mob, and Nick and Charlie must transport the gangster back to Osaka for his murder trial. There, Sato's fellow gangsters free him from police custody, forcing Nick and Charlie to scour Japan's dangerous underworld of organized crime in search of their fugitive.

Cast: Michael Douglas, Andy Garcia, Ken Takakura, Kate Capshaw, Yusaku Matsuda, Shigeru Kôyama, John Spencer, Guts Ishimatsu

Director: Ridley Scott

Genres: Crime drama , Action

Production Co: Paramount Pictures, Pegasus Film Partners

Keywords: Police officer, Cool, Intense, Murder, 1980s, New York City, Rivalry, Pursuit, Revenge

Similar Movies

The Yakuza
The Yakuza

When George Tanner (Brian Keith) does business with the high-ranking Yakuza Tono, Tono kidnaps his daughter, and George summons his old friend Harry Kilmer (Robert Mitchum) to Japan to investigate. Ha...

Stream Online
Tokyo Drifter
Tokyo Drifter

After yakuza boss Kurata (Ryuji Kita) dissolves his own criminal empire, a rival kingpin offers a position to Kurata's top operative, Tetsuya "Phoenix Tetsu" Hondo (Tetsuya Watari). When the fiercely...

Stream Online
Fireworks
Fireworks

Nishi (Beat Takeshi) is a beleaguered Japanese police officer. His wife, Miyuki (Kayoko Kishimoto), is suffering from leukemia, and his partner, Horibe (Ren Ôsugi), is paralyzed after gangsters violen...

Awards

Nominated Sound
Nominated Sound Effects Editing