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Blues Harp


The prolific [[Performer~P235203~Takashi Miike~takashimiike]] directed this Japanese crime drama that is set at the same U.S. military base at Yokosuka seen in [[Performer~P95413~Shohei Imamura~shoheiimamura]]'s [[Feature~V152206~Pigs and Battleships~pigsandbattleships]] (1961), yet takes a tour of the Okinawan underground youth culture. Bi-racial bartender Chuji ([[Performer~P242529~Tanabe Seichi~seiichitanabe]]), son of an Okinawan mother and a black American GI, moves into a music career after a...more