• House of Bamboo (1955)

House of Bamboo

Release Date: October 16th, 1955

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 42 min

Plot Summary

In post-World War II Tokyo, Eddie Kenner (Robert Stack) is on a U.S. Army special assignment to investigate a murderous clique led by ex-soldier Sandy Dawson (Robert Ryan). Kenner ingratiates himself with Dawson and his inner circle, gaining their trust while starting a relationship with Mariko (Shirley Yamaguchi), the wife of a murdered gang member. But the sinister Dawson suspects there's a traitor among them when the police are tipped off about a planned robbery.

Cast: Robert Ryan, Robert Stack, Shirley Yamaguchi, Cameron Mitchell, Brad Dexter, Sessue Hayakawa, Biff Elliot, Sandro Giglio

Director: Samuel Fuller

Genres: Crime drama

Production Co: 20th Century Fox

Distributors: 20th Century Fox

Keywords: Deception, Police officer, Sacrifice, Soldier, Quest, Forbidden love, Rivalry, 1950s, Emotional, Murder, Intense, Suspenseful, Brooding

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