Brother(Movie, 2000)

| 1h 54min | Genres: Crime, Drama, Thriller
BrotherRating: 3.5/5 (with 109 votes) released 20 years ago
Brother is a 2000 gangster film starring, written, directed, and edited by Takeshi Kitano. The film premiered on September 7, 2000 at the Venice Film Festival. The plot centers on a mature Yakuza gangster who has to flee to Los Angeles, where he unites forces with his little brother and his brother’s gang. It was the first American co-production directed by Kitano and the first American co-production in which he was an actor. ()
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About Brother

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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Additional Information

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Production country: Japan
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN), Spanish (ES), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA)
Translated into 21 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Lithuanian (LT), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 10/01/2000 (World premiere: 09/09/2000)
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Aniki, mon frere"
Budget: 12,000,000 USD
Revenue: 15,250,000 USD (= 127%)

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