The Blind Woman's Curse (1970)

Genres - Crime  |   Sub-Genres - Crime Drama, Psychological Drama  |   Run Time - 85 min.  |   Countries - Japan  |  
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This variation on the Japanese "yakuza" (organized crime) genre focuses on a female yakuza leader in turn-of-the-century Japan. During a fight with a rival gang, she accidentally blinds a woman from another clan. The guilt she feels over this incident starts to affect her psychologically, leading her to question her commitment to the yakuza lifestyle.

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accident, blindness [physical], fight, gangster, guilt, rival