A Fugitive from the Past
[ 1964 ][
Director: Uchida Tomu 内田吐夢
Music: Tomita Isao 富田勲
Plot:Three thieves escape from a heist, one of them killing the other two. He is sheltered by a prostitute and sought after by the police, but only after ten years his true motivation unravels.
A Fugitive from the Past (飢餓海峡 Kiga kaikyō) is a 1965 Japanese film starring Rentarō Mikuni and Ken Takakura and directed by Tomu Uchida. It is a detective story based on the novel Kiga Kaikyo by Tsutomu Minakami. The film is also known as "Straits of Hunger" or "Hunger Straits" (the literal translation of the original Japanese title) in English.