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Kiyoshi Kurosawa – Katte ni shiyagare!! Narikin keikaku AKA Suit Yourself or Shoot Yourself: The Nouveau Riche (1996) (DVDR)

Although it contains few directorial flourishes (apparently Kurosawa was saving those for the last movie), The Nouveau Riche has the best story of the series, a twisty plot that manages to be both surprising and hilarious. Much more than a flimsy vehicle for the two leads, the story is a cleverly constructed farce with enough substance to stand on its own. The fact that it features the Yuji and Kosaku characters makes it even better. Read More »