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Hell Dogs

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Hell Dogs
Theatrical release poster
Country Japan.jpg Japan
Directed by Masato Harada
Release Date 2022
Language Japanese
Studio Sony Pictures Entertainment Japan
Avex Pictures
Distributor Toei (Japan, theatrical)
Netflix (worldwide)
Main Cast
Character Actor
Shogo "Tak" Kanetaka Junichi Okada
Hideki "Muro" Murooka Kentaro Sakaguchi
Emiri Kisa Mayu Matsuoka
Yoshitaka Toake Miyavi
Tsutomu Toki Kazuki Kitamura
Noriko Kinugasa Shinobu Otake

HELL DOGS - IN THE HOUSE OF BAMBOO - (Japanese title: ヘルドッグス, Herudoggusu, also known as Hell Dogs) is a 2022 Japanese crime drama film based on the 2017 novel of the same name (not to be confused with its 2020-2022 manga adaptation) by Akio Fukamachi. The film follows Shogo "Tak" Kanetaka (Junichi Okada), a revenge-seeking former police officer who is assigned to infiltrate the yakuza family Toshokai's Hell Dogs unit, and befriend the psychopathic Hideki "Muro" Murooka (Kentaro Sakaguchi), one of the family's fixers. The film was released to Japanese theaters on September 16, 2022, with a worldwide Netflix-exclusive release following on December 16 of the same year.


The following weapons were used in the film Hell Dogs:


Beretta 92FS

The Beretta 92FS is used by multiple characters throughout the film, most prominently by Yoshitaka Toake/So Koreyasu (Miyavi).

Beretta 92FS - 9x19mm
Shogo Kanetaka (Junichi Okada) shoots Nadi with a Beretta in a flashback.
A member of the Hell Dogs (on the right) holds a Beretta in a video of the group.
Yoshitaka Toake (Miyavi) takes two Berettas out of two bags.
Toake fires the pistols at Kanetaka, Muro, and the A-Team members.
A Toshokai family member threatens Kanetaka with a Beretta.
The family member discharges the pistol as Kanetaka attempts to disarm him.
Another family member aims a Beretta at Kanetaka.
Kanetaka clears the pistol's chamber.
Toake fires a Beretta at Kanetaka in the film's climax.
A close-up of Toake firing the Beretta at Kanetaka.

Colt M1911A1

Hideki "Muro" Murooka (Kentaro Sakaguchi) uses a black Colt M1911A1 throughout the film's climax. Another M1911A1 briefly appears in a video of the Hell Dogs, as well.

Black Colt M1911A1 - .45 ACP
Hideki "Muro" Murooka (Kentaro Sakaguchi) with his 1911.
Muro puts the pistol to Emiri's neck.
Muro threatens to kill Emiri in front of Kanetaka.
Ditto again.
Colt M1911A1 (commercial model known as the Colt Government Model) - .45 ACP
An M1911A1 on the ground seen in a video of the Hell Dogs.

Glock 17

Glock 17s are used by multiple characters throughout the film, most prominently by Shogo Kanetaka (Junichi Okada) in the film's climax.

2nd Generation Glock 17 - 9x19mm
A member of the Hell Dogs fires a Glock 17 in a video of the group.
Kuniya "Slick" Minami (Satoshi Kanada) aims a Glock at the camera.
Nobuo "Bear" Kumazawa (Mitsuo Yoshihara) holding a Glock.
Bear aiming the Glock.
Shogo Kanetaka (Junichi Okada) aims a Glock at Chief Anai.
A close-up of Kanetaka's Glock.
Kanetaka tapes a Glock to under a table.
Kanetaka racks a Glock before hiding it in a drawer.
Kanetaka shoots an A-Team member with one of the hidden Glocks.
Kanetaka kills the other A-Team member with the Glock taped under the table.
Kanetaka breathes a sigh of relief while holding the Glock.
The A-Team member spots the Glock on the ground.
Kanetaka fires the Glock at Toake in the film's climax.
Kanetaka aims the Glock at Muro in the film's climax.
Emiri stops Kanetaka from shooting himself with the Glock in the film's ending.

Glock 26

Shogo Kanetaka (Junichi Okada) briefly uses a Glock 26 while investigating an apparent break-in in his hideout.

Glock 26 (3rd Generation) - 9x19mm
Kanetaka takes the Glock hidden behind a stack of books.
Kanetaka (Junichi Okada) aims the pistol at the apparent robber (who turns out to be Emiri).

SIG-Sauer P226

Chief Masaru Anai (Yoshi Sakou) uses a SIG-Sauer P226 as his sidearm.

SIG-Sauer P226 - 9x19mm Parabellum
Anai (Yoshi Sakou) aims the P226 at Emiri.

Tokarev TT-33

Two Triad thugs are seen using Tokarev TT-33s in a flashback to Shogo Kanetaka's time as a police officer. Upon seeing the thugs while on patrol, Kanetaka correctly identifies their handguns as Tokarevs and attempts to inform his superior, though he isn't believed until the Triad members rob a supermarket and kill four women with their Tokarevs two hours later.

Tokarev TT-33 - 7.62x25mm Tokarev
"That guy has a gun. A Tokarev."
- "No conjectures, rookie. Can you say he's 100% carrying a Tokarev? You can't."
A Triad thug shoots a female supermarket employee with his Tokarev.
"Two hours later, they robbed the supermarket."
The thug kills the other girls at the supermarket with his pistol.
"Four killed by a Tokarev."
Another thug aims his Tokarev at the girls.

Unknown pistols

Multiple unknown pistols appear throughout the film.

Chief Anai's men take out their pistols as Kanetaka wakes up.
One of Anai's men holding an unknown pistol.
Kanetaka (Junichi Okada) takes out an unknown pistol hidden in his ankle during the warehouse shootout.
Kanetaka fires the pistol at one of George's men.
Kanetaka firing the pistol.


Unknown revolvers

Multiple unknown revolvers are used by the members of a rival family to the Toshokai.

The family members discharge their revolvers as they are ambushed by Kanetaka.
A revolver-wielding family member is assaulted by Muro.

Submachine Guns

IMI Micro Uzi

Multiple members of the Hell Dogs are seen using IMI Micro Uzis in archive footage of them.

IMI Micro Uzi - 9x19mm
A Micro Uzi on the ground seen in a video of the Hell Dogs.
Kuniya "Slick" Minami (Satoshi Kanada) aims a Micro Uzi in the video.
Hideki "Muro" Murooka (Kentaro Sakaguchi) fires a Micro Uzi into the air.
Muro aims the Micro Uzi into the air.
A picture of Muro aiming a Micro Uzi.

Ingram MAC-10

An Ingram MAC-10 briefly appears in a video of the Hell Dogs.

Ingram MAC-10 - 9x19mm
A MAC-10 on the ground, seen in a video of the Hell Dogs.

Bolt-Action Rifles

Arisaka Type 38

Shogo Kanetaka (Junichi Okada) briefly handles an Arisaka Type 38 at the Toshokai warehouse. He later takes and uses the rifle's Type 30 bayonet during the raid on the warehouse and the ensuing shootout.

Arisaka Type 38 rifle with Type 30 bayonet - 6.5x50mmSR Arisaka
Shogo Kanetaka (Junichi Okada) racks the Arisaka's bolt...
...and aims the rifle as Muro watches.
Kanetaka takes off the bayonet's sheath.
Kanetaka detaches the rifle's bayonet as George's men start to raid the warehouse.


Benelli M3 Super 90 Shorty

Some of George's thugs are seen using the Benelli M3 Super 90 Shorty during the warehouse shooutout. The shotguns are also used by other characters throughout the sequence.

Benelli M3 Super 90 Shorty - 12 gauge
One of George's thugs aiming their M3.
Luca (Arisa Nakajima) reaches for an M3 on the ground.
Luca aims and fires the shotgun at Bear.
Luca lets go of the shotgun.
One of Goerge's thugs fires his M3 at Toake.
The thug holding the shotgun as he is ambushed by Muro.
A thug holding an M3.
An M3-wielding thug is shot by Muro.
Muro takes a dead thug's M3.
Muro (Kentaro Sakaguchi) aiming the M3.

Mossberg 500

Mossberg 500s are also used by George's men during the warehouse shootout.

Mossberg 500 with high-capacity magazine tube - 12 gauge
One of George's thugs holds a Mossberg as he enters the warehouse.
Two Mossbergs propped up against a crate are illuminated by gunfire.

Remington Model 870

Multiple Remington Model 870s are used by George's men during the warehouse shootout. Some of the shotguns are later taken by Kanetaka and the other members of Toshokai.

Remington Model 870 Wingmaster with 20" Home Defense barrel - 12 gauge
One of George's thugs fires his 870 at a fellow subordinate while attempting to shoot Kanetaka.
One of George's thugs aiming an 870.
A close-up of the shotgun's barrel as thug aims the shotgun at Bear.
Remington Model 870 Police Magnum with early style black synthetic riot foregrips and buttstock - 12 gauge
Kanetaka tosses Muro one of the thugs' shotguns.
Muro (Kentaro Sakaguchi) shoots a thug with the shotgun.
Kanetaka (Junichi Okada with one of the 870s.
Nobuo "Bear" Kumazawa (Mitsuo Yoshihara) firing the shotgun.
Bear finishes off a thug with the shotgun.
Yoshitaka Toake (Miyavi) with an 870.
Toake reloads the shotgun...
...and pumps it.
Muro kicks a thug while holding an 870.
Toake checks a dead thug's pulse while holding the shotgun.

Unknown shotguns

Multiple unknown shotguns appear during the warehouse shootout.

One of George's thugs holding an unknown shotgun.
Shogo Kanetaka (Junichi Okada) firing an unknown shotgun.


Manville 25mm Projectile Launcher

A Manville 25mm Projectile Launcher is found and used by Watchdog (Jun Murakami) during the warehouse shootout.

Manville 25mm Projectile Launcher - 25mm tear gas canisters
"A Manville. Really loud. Ineffective. Cops used it on a union strike in '35. Old boss got it."
Watchdog presents the Manville to Nobuo "Bear" Kumazawa (Mitsuo Yoshihara).
Bear attempts to spin the Manville's cylinder as Watchdog goes off to look for the launcher's ammunition.
Watchdog aims the launcher at one of George's thugs.
Watchdog (Jun Murakami) firing the Manville.


Evidence board guns

Multiple pictures of pistols and revolvers can be seen on the Metropolitan Special Crimes Division's evidence board.

The evidence board.

Warehouse wall guns

Multiple long guns are seen on display in Toshokai's warehouse.

Shogo Kanetaka looks at some of the rifles on display. The aforementioned Arisaka Type 38 with the attached Type 30 bayonet is visible, as well as a Flintlock Musket above it.
Watchdog approaches Kanetaka. A full view of the display wall is visible, including a Tanegashima above the musket, as well as a Japanese schoolgirl's uniform, for some reason.
A distant angle of the display wall.

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