Just When I Thought I Was Out

Just When I Thought I Was Out

2 Episodes

Two career criminals attempt to go straight, only to get sucked back into the underworld in Seijun Suzuki’s delirious pop-art spin on the yakuza genre and John Mackenzie’s gripping gangster film starring Bob Hoskins and Helen Mirren.

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Just When I Thought I Was Out
  • Tokyo Drifter

    Episode 1

    Directed by Seijun Suzuki • 1966 • Japan
    Starring Tetsuya Watari, Chieko Matsubara, Tamio Kawaji

    In this jazzy gangster film, reformed killer Tetsu’s attempt to go straight is thwarted when his former cohorts call him back to Tokyo to help battle a rival gang. Director Seijun Suzuki’s onslaught ...

  • The Long Good Friday

    Episode 2

    Directed by John Mackenzie • 1979 • United Kingdom
    Starring Bob Hoskins, Helen Mirren, Dave King

    Bob Hoskins, in his breakthrough film role, stars as a London racketeer fast losing control of his gangland empire; Helen Mirren shines as his classy moll. John Mackenzie’s stylish thriller is a marr...