The Bodyguard (1973)
Sonny Chiba, hired to kill... If his kick doesn't get you... his fatal fist will!
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IMDb Rating:
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5.2/10 (391 votes)

Also known as:Bodigaado Kiba (original title)

Country:Japan, 87 minutes

Spoken Languages:English, Japanese

Genre(s):Action, Drama, Crime

Director(s):Ryuichi Takamori, Simon Nuchtern

Video Codec:Unknown

Number: 2905

Storyline:
Karate master and anti-drug vigilante Chiba returns to his home in Japan, where he holds a press conference announcing his intention to wipe out the nation's drug industry. He also offers his services as a bodyguard to anyone who is willing to come forward and provide information about the drug lords' activities. He is soon approached by a mysterious woman claiming to have important information and asking for Chiba's protection. She seems to be legitimate, but is she really what she appears to be?

Cast:
Shin'ichi Chiba (as Kiba), Etsuko Shihomi, Ling Chia (as (U.S. version) (as Judy Lee)), Saburô Date, Eiji Gô (as Toro)

Medium: Unknown,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1