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‘Tokyo Vice’ is a canny, suspenseful adventure story

Dais Newsfeed | 07/04/2022 07:35 PM | Click to read full article

Jake Adelstein, the first non-Japanese reporter on staff at Japan’s largest newspaper, has had his 2009 memoir about working the police beat adapted into a 10-episode series for HBO Max, “Tokyo Vice.”

Half that meal has been made available for review, and it is so far an intriguing mix of familiar flavors and unusual spices. How it finishes we will learn together, but so far, so very good.