Fall Guy 1982
Fall Guy ★★ Kamata Koshin-Kyoku 1982
Ginshiro Kuraoka (Kazama) is a megalomaniac actor whose once-hot career is on the skids. He's planned a spectacular fight scene for his latest picture in order to one-up his acting rival, but it's so dangerous that no stuntman will take the job. Until desperate and loyal bit player Yasu (Hirata) comes along. Ginshiro has already foisted his pregnant mistress Konatsu (Matsuzaka) off on his lackey and to provide for his new bride (whom he has always loved), Yasu is ready to tackle the dangerous stunt. It's a comedy. Japanese with subtitles. 108m/C DVD . JP Keiko Matsuzaka, Sonny Chiba, Morio Kazama, Mitsuru Hirata, Chika Takami, Keizo Kanie; D: Kinji Fukasaku; W: Kouhei Tsuka; C: Kiyoshi Kitasaka; M: Masato Kai.