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Three Seconds Before Explosion DVD
Three Seconds Before Explosion

Three Seconds Before Explosion

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A lightning-paced 60's crime film from Japan's Nikkatsu Studios, Three Seconds to Explosion packs enough subterfuge and action into its 84 volatile minutes to fill out a dozen pictures made anywhere else. "I like shady dealings," purrs undercoversuperspy Yabuki (Akira Kobayashi The Yakuza Papers) en route to infiltrating a sadistic, trigger-happy gang of international jewel thieves. Gone renegade from the shadowy espionage bureau that honed his killer instincts to a razor's edge, the implacable Yabuki teams up with fellow mercenary crime fighter Yamawaki (Hideki Takahashi Fighting Elegy). Together, they follow a trail of stolen gems leading from the final days of WWII to a contemporary conspiracy that reaches into the highest corridors of corporate power and nefarious international villainy. A widescreen whirlwind of sharkskin thread, revenge-crazed assassins, ticking time bombs, deadly booby traps, and triple-crossing lingerie-clad femme fatales, Three Seconds to Explosion connects Nikkatsu's "mood action" yakuza gangster films of the 50's and 60's to the studio's subsequent kinky 70's "pink films," and is a primer in the tough, super-cool world of "no borders" exploitation cinema Nikkatsu style.
Title: Three Seconds Before Explosion
Genre: Action / Adventure, Foreign
Starring: Katsue Takaishi, Kazuo Kitamura, Hideki Takahashi, Akira Kobayashi, Ryoji Hayama
Director: Motomu Ida
Studio: Kino Video
Attributes: Subtitled, Widescreen
Release Date: 5/19/2009
Original Year: 1967
Product Type: DVD
Rated: NR
UPC: 738329063627
Item #: KOV006362

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