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Kaitô Ruby (1988)

Toru Hayashi lives alone with his mother. Young salaryman whose life is staggeringly banal, he is what we can call a man stuck, until a pretty young woman moves into the apartment upstairs.... See full summary »

Director:

Makoto Wada

Writers:

Henry Slesar (author), Makoto Wada (screenplay)
8 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Kyôko Koizumi ... Rumii Kaitô
Hiroyuki Sanada ... Toru Hayashi
Kumi Mizuno ... Toru's mother
Masumi Okada Masumi Okada
Nana Kinomi Nana Kinomi
Takanori Jinnai Takanori Jinnai
Hiroko Isayama Hiroko Isayama
Hideyo Amamoto ... (as Hideyo 'Eisei' Amamoto)
Haruhiko Saitô Haruhiko Saitô
Manami Fuji Manami Fuji
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Taisaku Akino
Akira Nagoya Akira Nagoya
Kôen Okumura Kôen Okumura
Hideko Yoshida Hideko Yoshida
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Storyline

Toru Hayashi lives alone with his mother. Young salaryman whose life is staggeringly banal, he is what we can call a man stuck, until a pretty young woman moves into the apartment upstairs. Rumi Kato, charming and smart, quickly sympathizes with Toru - One day, she confesses that she is a professional robber and asks him to join her. Written by Dunstan Brooks

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Genres:

Comedy | Crime | Romance

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

12 November 1988 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Ruby, the Thief See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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Awards: Best Actor-Hiroyuki Sanada (Kinema Jumpo): Best Actress-Kyoko Koizuni, Reader's Choice Award (Mainichi Film Concours) See more »

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