Stray Dog (1949)

Original Title: 野良犬


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Drama, Mystery & Thriller, Crime
2h 2min
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Toshirō Mifune
Det. Murakami
Keiko Awaji
Harumi Namaki, showgirl
Eiko Miyoshi
Harumi's mother
Noriko Honma
Wooden Tub Shop woman
Minoru Chiaki
Girlie Show director
Ichirô Sugai
Yayoi Hotel owner
Gen Shimizu
Police Inspector Nakajima
Kan Yanagiya
Police Officer
Hajime Izu
Criminal Identification Officer
Kokuten Kôdô
Old Landlord
Yūnosuke Itō
Bluebird Theatre manager
Akira Ubukata
Police Doctor
Fujio Nagahama
Sakura Hotel manager
Isao Ikukaka
Sei-san, bellhop
Eizo Tanaka
Old Doctor
Haruko Tôgô
Azuma Hotel madame
Haruko Toyama
Kintaro geisha
Mie Asô
Pinball Parlor woman
Rikie Sanjô
Manager's wife
Chôko Iida
Kogetsu Hotel manager
Ishirō Honda
Fleeing Villain


A bad day gets worse for young detective Murakami when a pickpocket steals his gun on a hot, crowded bus. Desperate to right the wrong, he goes undercover, scavenging Tokyo’s sweltering streets for the stray dog whose desperation has led him to a life of crime. With each step, cop and criminal’s lives become more intertwined and the investigation becomes an examination of Murakami’s own dark side.

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