The Bad Sleep Well (1960)

The Bad Sleep Well (1960)

Sep. 15, 1960Japan150 Min.Not Rated
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In this loose adaptation of “Hamlet,” illegitimate son Kôichi Nishi climbs to a high position within a Japanese corporation and marries the crippled daughter of company vice president Iwabuchi. At the reception, the wedding cake is a replica of their corporate headquarters, but an aspect of the design reminds the party of the hushed-up death of Nishi’s father. It is then that Nishi unleashes his plan to avenge his father’s death.
The Bad Sleep Well (1960)
Original title 悪い奴ほどよく眠る
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Toshirō Mifune isKôichi Nishi
Kôichi Nishi
Masayuki Mori isPublic Corporation Vice President Iwabuchi
Public Corporation Vice President Iwabuchi
Kamatari Fujiwara isAssistant-to-the-Chief Wada
Assistant-to-the-Chief Wada
Kyōko Kagawa isYoshiko Nishi
Yoshiko Nishi
Tatsuya Mihashi isTatsuo Iwabuchi
Tatsuo Iwabuchi
Takashi Shimura isAdministrative Officer Moriyama
Administrative Officer Moriyama
Kō Nishimura isContract Officer Shirai
Contract Officer Shirai
Kyū Sazanka isConstruction Company Executive Director Kaneko
Construction Company Executive Director Kaneko
Someshô Matsumoto isConstruction Company President Hatano
Construction Company President Hatano

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