7.0/10
206
2 user 2 critic

Lupin the 3rd: The Hemingway Papers (1990)

Rupan sansei: Hemingway paper no nazo (original title)
Lupin is off to find the document papers of Ernest Hemingway while 2 individual armies are after the same thing.

Director:

Osamu Dezaki

Writers:

Monkey Punch (creator), Hiroshi Kashiwabara (screenplay)
Reviews
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Yôsuke Akimoto Yôsuke Akimoto ... President Carlos's Soldier (voice)
Jun Hasumi Jun Hasumi ... Marusesu (voice)
Mitsuaki Hoshino Mitsuaki Hoshino ... Hellicopter Pilot (voice)
Makio Inoue ... Goemon Ishikawa
Kiyoshi Kobayashi ... Jigen Daisuke
Osamu Kobayashi Osamu Kobayashi ... President Carlos (voice)
Eiko Masuyama ... Fujiko Mine
Eken Mine Eken Mine ... Monk (voice)
Yasuo Muramatsu Yasuo Muramatsu ... Mengeru (voice)
Gorô Naya ... Inspector Zenigata
Yûko Sasaki Yûko Sasaki ... Maria (voice)
Yû Shimaka Yû Shimaka ... Ropesu (voice)
Fumihiko Tachiki ... Crazy Mash (voice)
Takashi Taniguchi ... Ribera (voice)
Kôsei Tomita Kôsei Tomita ... Konsano (voice)
Learn more

More Like This 

Lupin III: Voyage to Danger (TV Movie 1993)
Action | Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Lupin takes on a gang of arms dealers, but must deal with a new complication: Inspector Zenigata is taken off the Lupin case and replaced with a new officer who wants Lupin dead.

Director: Masaaki Ôsumi
Stars: Brice Armstrong, Dameon Clarke, Derek Garrison
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

To erase his criminal records, Lupin must steal the Ultravirus file.

Director: Osamu Dezaki
Stars: Yasuo Yamada, Eiko Masuyama, Kiyoshi Kobayashi
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Lupin III along with his gang want to steal the lost treasure of the Romanov Royal family, this treasure is an immense quantity of gold hide underground in the United States behind the ... See full summary »

Director: Osamu Dezaki
Stars: Masao Imanishi, Makio Inoue, Unshô Ishizuka
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Lupin attends an old school car race from Madrid to Paris, and the grand prize is Napoleon's Dictionary.

Director: Osamu Dezaki
Stars: Yôsuke Akimoto, Shô Hayami, Mitsuaki Hoshino
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

While attempting to win the affections of a beautiful rival, a master thief risks death to learn the secret intentions of a wealthy and seemingly immortal, but certainly ruthless, recluse.

Directors: Sôji Yoshikawa, Yasuo Ôtsuka
Stars: Yasuo Yamada, Eiko Masuyama, Kiyoshi Kobayashi
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Chinese Kingpin Chin Chin Chu is after a dragon figurine that's a key to creating an alloy said to be greater than Goemon's Zantatsu Sword. The dragon figurine is located in the depths of ... See full summary »

Director: Masaharu Okuwaki
Stars: Brice Armstrong, Laura Bailey, Bob Carter
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

When Lupin heads to the kingdom of Zufu to pilfer its treasure, he incurs the wrath of its psychotic ruler General Headhunter, who places a dead-or-alive bounty on his head that many intend to collect.

Directors: Monkey Punch, Jun Kawagoe
Stars: Kan'ichi Kurita, Kiyoshi Kobayashi, Makio Inoue
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Lupin squares off with two criminal families and Inspector Zenigata's new female patrol to track down a hoard of biblical-era treasure.

Directors: Seijun Suzuki, Shigetsugu Yoshida
Stars: Yasuo Yamada, Eiko Masuyama, Kiyoshi Kobayashi
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Lupin and his gang are called to action when Goemon's fiancé is held hostage by a mysterious ninja clan.

Director: Masayuki Ozeki
Stars: Toshio Furukawa, Banjô Ginga, Mami Koyama
Animation | Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A news reporter interviews Jigen about how he first met Lupin.

Director: Minoru Ôhara
Stars: Masaru Ikeda, Makio Inoue, Kiyoshi Kobayashi
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Lupin must rescue a young girl from a mysterious doomsday cult, who wants a book of prophecies hidden by the girl's father.

Directors: Shun'ya Itô, Takeshi Shirato, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Kan'ichi Kurita, Brice Armstrong, Laura Bailey
Lupin the 3rd (1977–1980)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

The master thief Lupin III and his cronies continue their globe-trotting exploits, with the stubborn Inspector Zenigata ever at their trail.

Stars: Yasuo Yamada, Kiyoshi Kobayashi, Gorô Naya

Photos

Edit

Storyline

In the Mediterranean Sea, there's Colcaca Island, where a war is in progress between 2 sides, One lead by Carlos, and the other lead by Consano. These 2 leaders were once partners in a treasure hunting business, but they went their separate ways in finding Hemingway's treasure. When Lupin heard about this he heads over to Colcaca to check this whole conflict out. Only to discover that Jigen and Goemon are on opposites of the war with their own reason. Fujiko becomes a secretary of Mr. Marcess, a wealthy arms merchant who owns the key to revealing Hemingway's Documents that tell where Hemingway's treasure is on Colcaca island. So Lupin decides to help Jigen and Goemon's problems, and get to the treasure before any of the armies do. Written by J LeGault

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

sequel | second part | arms | tank | uranium | See All (6) »

Taglines:

Lupin the 3rd: Hemingway Papers


Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The second Lupin the 3rd TV movie. See more »

Connections

Followed by Lupin III: Alcatraz Connection (2001) See more »

User Reviews

 
Hemingway Papers is a pretty enjoyable early Lupin special.
9 October 2009 | by psychogoateeSee all my reviews

Lupin and the gang end up on an island where two tyrants are having a conflict, and a sleazy arms dealer is in the middle. That guy wants a treasure, and of course so do Lupin and Fujiko.

Jigen has a pretty interesting role in this, getting hired by one of the tyrants to infiltrate them and get revenge against a crazy mercenary, who he has a problem with from the past. They really play up Jigen's stoic badass nature in this, which is nice.

Goemon hears that a chest can't be cut by his legendary Zantetsuken blade, so it's his mission to cut it. He's funny and cool as always, the straight man to the more wacky things happening around him. Inspector Zenigata is entertaining in his few token scenes as well.

Fujiko has some entertaining dialogue with Lupin here, of course, their chemistry is classic stuff. They do some thievery in this, as you'd imagine.

There's a woman, Maria, who owns a bar on the island and has her own issues with the villains here. She's pretty cool, and is a fine guest star in this story.

Pretty much, the Lupin gang fight people, have some amusing interactions with each other, commit some crimes, and do some heroic stuff as well. This one doesn't stand out, but it gets the job done.

If you enjoy the Lupin brand of entertainment, this should be on your watch list.


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 2 user reviews »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
Edit

Details

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

2014 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Lupin the 3rd: The Hemingway Papers See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

TMS Entertainment See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(original)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
See full technical specs »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series



Recently Viewed