DEAD OR ALIVE 1
A yakuza of Chinese descent and a Japanese cop each wage their own war against the Japanese mafia. But they are destined to meet. Their encounter will change the world.
Fantasia International Film Festival, 2000
Rotterdam International Film Festival, 2000
Seattle International Film Festival, 2001
Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Cinema, 2000
Helsinki International Film Festival, 2000
Tokyo International Film Festival, 1999
Asian Film Award - Special Mention
Japanese Professional Movie Awards, 2000
The cult trilogy by Takashi Miike
IMDb: 7,0 from 6 150 users
"Prolific Japanese shockmeister Takashi Miike delivers an adrenaline-charged, anarchic thriller."
"Dead or Alive is stylized crime cinema not only at its finest but at its most disgusting and refreshing."
NEW YORK TIMES
"Miike‘s one of the most exciting, versatile directors working today."
NEW YORK POST