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Rififi in Tokyo

Rififi in Tokyo

A Feature film by Jacques Deray

Produced by Compagnie Internationale de Productions Cinématographiques (CIPRA)

Release in France : 29/03/1963

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Foreign production company :

Compagnia Cinematografica Mondiale

French distribution :

MGM Metro Goldwyn Mayer

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Van Ekken, an old gangster, arrives in Tokyo to direct a bank hold-up, to get a very valuable diamond, so big it's named Titan. Riquet was to be his second-in-command, but a rival gang shoots him down before the big day. Marsen, Riquet's friend, substitutes for him. Françoise, the companion of another gang member, will compromise the attack to the vault, but eventually they get past that. Yet, not all the gangsters will make it out of the security vault - and Van Ekken, caught, and having lost face, will do as an old Samurai...

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Full credits (11)

Assistant Director :

Claude Clément

Author of original work :

Auguste Le Breton

Screenwriters :

Rodolphe-Maurice Arlaud, Jacques Deray

Camera Operator :

Jean Charvein

Editor :

Albert Jurgenson

Music Composer :

Georges Delerue

Dialogue Writer :

José Giovanni

Producer :

Jacques Bar

Director of Photography :

Tadashi Aramaki

Production Manager :

Jacques Juranville

Continuity supervisor :

Annie Rozier

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Feature film

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Italy, France

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Majority French (Italy, France)

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Runtime :

1 h 38 min

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