The tale takes the type of a memoir of self-proclaimed 87-year-old “gender scholar” of Hashimoto. Continue reading
A nobleman with a barren wife finds a mistress who is fertile and able to give him the heir he desperately wants. When his mistress gives birth to twins (a boy and a girl). Continue reading
Two short stories set in Edo during the Shogun era. 1. During a time when Christians are persecuted vehemently, Iori falls in love with young Christian girl. Continue reading
To satisfy her lover’s fetish for tattooed women, Akane agrees to have her body covered in eloborate tattoos by Kyogoro, an old craftsman. Continue reading
A sequence of grisly murders confounds the police. Kyoko, a beautiful forensic scientist, is assigned to unravel the secret of every mutilated corpse. The woman look for the killer leads her ever deeper into the whole world of crooks and prostitutes, however the prey eludes her every action associated with way, while the body count is soaring. Once the life she understood begins to slip away, Kyoko must risk her own death to lure the murderer into the light!
Three sisters live alienated existences in modern day Tokyo. One works as a secretary, one is a prostitute, and one is a criminal. Continue reading
Ecstasy and violence are par for the course in the scandalous Japanese smut film Snake Pit (Hebi No Ana). Although it’s already more than two decades old, there’s nothing antiquated about Katsuhiko Fujii’s riveting erotic thriller, which treats its heroine to a wide range of imaginative pleasures and cruelties. Izumi Shima stars as Shiuko, the impeccably toned heroine whose adventures include bondage.This film is about an abusive husband who subjects his wife to different forms of sexual abuse and torture, including upside down rope bondage, hot candle wax and walking her around with a collar in public.A stylish sleazefest directed by Katsuhiko Fujii, one of the S&M genre specialists in Nikkatsu.The film is quite trashy but it does have some interesting ideas which imho, are quite original in the SM genre. No Subs, but the film is quite easy to follow as it doesn’t have much plot and you could understand just about everything from the visual story-telling.
During World War II, the tyrannical Judge Murayama uses his military power to imprison and torture innocent people. Suspected of helping an anti-government movement, the lovely Namiji Kikushima is captured, along with a local kabuki actor. Helpless and unable to escape, the two are subjected to a grueling series of tortures including rope bondage and physical assault. As the Judge and his evil assistant Kayo revel in their perverse fetishes, a new military recruit they have hired named Taoka may be the key to the prisoners’ freedom. He loves Namiji and will do whatever he can to help her, even if it means betrayal to organize an escape.