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A camp spectacle set in the Japanese underworld. The Lizard is the glamorous queen of Tokyo crime who plots to steal a famous diamond by first kidnapping the owner's daughter. Complications arise when she falls for a detective. The Lizard is played by female impersonator Maruyama. Mishima, who wrote the original drama and the screenplay, has a cameo as an embalmed corpse. Style is all. In Japanese with English subtitles.

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Available on Running time 112 minutes. Originally from Japanese.

Cast and Crew

Organized Crime, Film Noir, Adapted from a Play, Tokyo
Yukio Mishima
Akihiro Maruyama, Isao Kimura, Yukio Mishima, Kikko Matsuoka
Kinji Fukasaku

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