Stray Dog (1949)
On the streets of postwar Tokyo, a rookie police detective searches for his missing gun. Gritty Akira Kurosawa drama blends American "film noir" stylings with a look at the moral vacuum that formed in Japan following World War II. Toshiro Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Ko Kimura star. 122 min. Standard; Soundtrack: Japanese mono; Subtitles: English; audio commentary; documentary. In Japanese with English subtitles.