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Mosquito on the Tenth Floor (1983)

Jukkai no mosukîto (original title)
Jukkai no Mosukito is the tragic story of a policeman who has never succeeded in anything in life and seems to be hopelessly bound to failure in all his undertakings. His ex-wife and ... See full summary »

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Yôichi Sai
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Cast

Credited cast:
Yûya Uchida Yûya Uchida ... Hero
Ann Lewis Ann Lewis ... Woman who shoplifts
Kyôko Koizumi ... Rie
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Kai Atô Kai Atô
Bang-ho Cho Bang-ho Cho ... Yamazaki
Yuki Kazamatsuri Yuki Kazamatsuri ... Policewoman
Takeshi Kitano ... A man at a race horse track (as Beat Takeshi)
Nenji Kobayashi Nenji Kobayashi ... Customer at 'Hero'
Junko Miyashita Junko Miyashita ... Propriestress of a bar 'Hero'
Reiko Nakamura Reiko Nakamura ... Keiko
Kei Satô Kei Satô ... Chief of police
Hiroshi Shimizu Hiroshi Shimizu
Shirô Shimomoto Shirô Shimomoto
Shinobu Tsuruta Shinobu Tsuruta ... Toshie's lover
Rikiya Yasuoka ... Yazawa
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Jukkai no Mosukito is the tragic story of a policeman who has never succeeded in anything in life and seems to be hopelessly bound to failure in all his undertakings. His ex-wife and daughter constantly badger him for more money but nothing else. As he lives alone the policeman buys a personal computer that he can ill-afford, in an effort to make some kind of human interaction.

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

2 July 1983 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Mosquito on the Tenth Floor See more »

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Production Co:

New Century Producers See more »
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