“Tengoku to jigoku” (1963)
A.K.A.: “High and Low”
Directed by: Akira Kurosawa
Length: 143 min.
Cast: Drama, Thriller, Crime
Cast: Toshirô Mifune, Yutaka Sada, Tatsuya Nakadai, Takashi Shimura, Minoru Chiaki
Written by: Hideo Oguni, Ryûzô Kikushima, Eijirô Hisaita, Akira Kurosawa
Based upon a novel by: Evan Hunter
Music by: Masaru Satô
Cinematographers: Asakazu Nakai, Takao Saitô
Kingo Gondo: Why should you and I hate each other?
Ginjirô Takeuchi, medical intern: I don’t know. I’m not interested in self-analysis. I do know my room was so cold in winter and so hot in summer I couldn’t sleep. Your house looked like heaven, high up there. That’s how I began to hate you.