Brother (2000)

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  • Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
  • Release Date: 2000-09-09
  • User Rating: 7/10 from 191 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 54min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Recorded Picture Company
  • Production Country: Japan
  • Director:
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A Japanese Yakuza gangster’s deadly existence in his homeland gets him exiled to Los Angeles, where he is taken in by his little brother and his brother’s gang.

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  • Takeshi Kitano

    as Aniki Yamamoto
  • Omar Epps

    as Denny
  • Claude Maki

    as Ken
  • Susumu Terajima

    as Kato
  • Masaya Kato

    as Shirase
  • Royale Watkins

    as Jay
  • Lombardo Boyar

    as Mo
  • Ryo Ishibashi

    as Ishihara
  • James Shigeta

    as Sugimoto
  • Tatyana Ali

    as Latifa
  • Joseph Ragno

    as Rossi
  • Ren Osugi

    as Harada
  • Noel Gugliemi

    as Mexican Mafia Soldier (uncredited)
  • Pat Morita

    as Guy at the poker table (uncredited)
Sound Joe Hisaishi Original Music Composer
Production Jeremy Thomas Producer
Directing Takeshi Kitano Director
Editing Takeshi Kitano Editor
Writing Takeshi Kitano Author
Camera Katsumi Yanagijima Director of Photography
Production Takefumi Yoshikawa Casting
Art Norihiro Isoda Production Design
Production Takio Yoshida Producer
Costume & Make-Up Yohji Yamamoto Costume Design
Sound Senji Horiuchi Sound Designer
Production Robi Reed Casting
Production Shinji Komiya Line Producer
Production Peter Watson Producer
Production Ann Carli Producer
Production Masayuki Mori Producer
Sound Akira Rizawa Sound Designer