Big Time Gambling Boss

An atmospheric tale of gangland intrigue from the writer of Battles Without Honor and Humanity starring Tomisaburo Wakayama. Big Time Gambling Boss is one of the all-time classics of the yakuza genre. Paul Schrader called it the richest most complex film of its type and novelist Yukio Mishima hailed it as a masterpiece

As machinations take place to install a new clan leader, loyalties are severely tested when the rightful leader is released from jail.