High and Low

High and Low (1963)

An executive of a shoe company becomes a victim of extortion when his chauffeur's son is kidnapped and held for ransom.

Plot Keywords: manager, ransom, kidnapping, blackmail, chauffeur, baby-snatching, police, noir, shoe, japanese noir, emaciation

Original Title天国と地獄
DirectorAkira Kurosawa
WritersAkira Kurosawa, Hideo Oguni, Evan Hunter, Ryûzô Kikushima, Eijirô Hisaita
Production CompaniesToho Company, Ltd., Kurosawa Production Co.
Production CountryJapan
Spoken Language日本語

Alternate Titles

El cielo y el infierno
Céu e o Inferno
High and Low
Himmel og helvede
Taivas ja helvetti
Entre le ciel et l'enfer
Рай и ад
天堂与地狱
El infierno del odio
High and Low
High and Low
Menny és pokol
High and Low
The Ransom
O dolofonos tou Tokyo
Cielo e infierno
Heaven and Hell
Рай и ад
Između neba i zemlje
Nebo a peklo
Anatomia di un rapimento
Himmel och helvete
Niebo i pieklo
Tengoku to jigoku
천국과 지옥
The Ransom