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Three Resurrected Drunkards (1968)
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Three Resurrected Drunkards (1968)
Original name: 帰って来たヨッパライ
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Three students spend their holidays at the seaside where they are mistaken for Koreans, a minority which is looked down on in Japan. The action develops into a crime story.
Style: humorous, offbeat, biting, suspense, realistic, witty, surreal, semi serious, cult film
Plot: vietnam war, alternate reality, ocean, military, ocean or sea, friends, politics, soldier, misfit, racism, injustice, satire, discrimination, society, immigrants, disorder, prank, nudity (full frontal - brief), rock band, dream, marketing, song, korean, farce, surrealism ...
Place: japan, korea, north korea, tokyo

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The Last Days of Switzerland (1999)
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Red Lion (1969)
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Style: semi serious, humorous
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Stella Street (2004)
Genre: Comedy
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 99 min.
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