The Yakuza Wives (1986)

Director
Hideo Gosha

Main cast
Shima Iwashita; Rino Katase; Akiko Kana; Riki Takeuchi; Masanori Sera

Genres
Drama, Crime

Description
While her husband is in prison doing time, Tamaki, the wife of a yakuza capo, runs her spouse’s gang with an iron hand. Meanwhile, Makoto, her younger sister, marries a member of a rival band after being raped by him. The two sisters, united by blood ties but married to enemy yakuzas, will ultimately have to decide whose side they’re on.


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