Specifics
Japan [1997] - 75m
Genre
Drama, Thriller
Directed by
Takahisa Zeze
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rating
3.5*/5.0*
Raigyo poster

Watches

November 14, 2019

3.5*/5.0*

A rather grim and often impenetrable mix of drama and thriller elements that would make a nice companion piece to Imamura's The Eel. Zeze uses the pinku format to his advantage, honouring the rules of the format but not letting it interfere with the drama. Well acted, properly shot and a decent kick in the gut. This is quite the calling card.