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Kitano used Scary Face. It was super-effective.
I actually quite enjoyed Kitano's trilogy of 'creative destruction', but I'm really glad he returned to the yakuza genre. Outrage is pure Kitano-brand ultra-violence. All the characters have a brutal devotion to business and a sinister lack of emotion. The shallow yakuza politics, misplaced allegiances and savage betrayals give it more twists and turns than a Takeshi's Castle obstacle course.
I was thinking throughout that maybe there was something missing, which turned out…