Jun 13

Tokyo Strangler (2006)

tokyo_stranglerDanger lurks around every corner. A psychopathic serial killer is tying up, raping and murdering Tokyo’s sexy young women! Kathy is trying to divorce her husband, all the while conducting a hot affair with her divorce attorney, Sean. As she walks through the park one day, she witnesses the killer disposing of the dead body of his latest victim. The killer begins stalking her, throwing her otherwise normal life into a paranoid frenzy.Mr. Pink (Yutaka Ikejima) masterfully directs this suspenseful Pink-Film retelling of Alfred Hitchcock’s Frenzy.
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Jun 09

Rapeman 4 (1994) aka The Reipuman 4

Rapeman-4-1994This episode starts with a request for a pop-star to be raped into humility by her personal-assistant, who the star had treated like crap. The pop-star get’s hers when Rapeman shows her that she ain’t always the boss. From there the story shifts gears when a Senator’s secretary seeks out Rapeman’s services to rape his fiancé who has been brainwashed by a local cult. According to the by-laws of the cult – if the woman has sex with a non-member, then she will be disassociated from the cult, thus bringing the wife back to her husband. This back-fires when the cult does not ex-communicate her – so Keisuke and Uncle infiltrate the cult to get to the bottom of their shady dealings. The resulting investigation embroils the duo in a conspiracy between the cult and a sleazy politician that can only be “righted through penetration”…
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May 13

A Night in Nude (1993) aka Nudo no yoru (ヌードの夜)

19122457011bffb75b2f5749e3eba5e7e62232a5Pinku eiga auteur and popular manga artist Takashi Ishii directs this sex-charged crime thriller. The film centers on Nami, who pops into a company that touts that it will “do anything” and asks its harried owner Muraki to give her a tour of Tokyo. After visiting Tokyo tower and hip nightspots in Roppongi, she checks into a swank hotel, hides a knife under her pillow, and dresses to kill in a red miniskirt. Previously, her yakuza lover stripped and raped her as his cohort watched. As she waits for him in the hotel room, she quietly plots her revenge. Unfortunately, he discovers her plan and ravages her again. While her erstwhile boyfriend is taking post-rape shower, she takes knife in hand and makes an unwitting homage to Psycho. Later, she stuffs the body in a bag, and calls on Muraki to dispose of it.
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Apr 15

Rapeman 3 (1994) aka The Reipuman 3 (レイプマン3)

Rapeman-3-1994-350x500One of Keisuke’s students is found dead and her death ruled an accident. Keisuke and the girl’s mother don’t believe the death to be accidental – and upon investigation, Keisuke and Uncle unknowingly delve into an underground world of shady cops, scummy drug dealers, corrupt teachers and a rape-porn ring. Once again, Rapeman sets out to right wrongs through penetration.
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Apr 11

Rape and Death of a Housewife (1978) aka Hitozuma shudan boko chishi jiken

Three young boys drunkenly rape a woman named Emiko, the wife of a man they’ve developed a friendship with. She dies of heart failure during the attack.Her chicken farmer husband, incapable of dealing with her death tends to her corpse as though it were still alive completely unable to accept her demise.
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Mar 27

Rapeman 2 (1994) aka The Reipuman 2

The-Rapeman2-1994-350x500Rapeman’s back and he’s ready to pull down his zipper! After checking out Rapeman part 1 a couple months back and really enjoying it for what it was – a warm-hearted vengeance based mystery flick, I got my paws on Rapeman 2: When Doctors Go Bad….not the real title but it works. The story is about Rapeman and his Uncle who are a tag-team of sorts and created a company together where their motto is “Righting Wrongs Through Penetration”. People want revenge Rapeman style, they go to the Uncle, and if it’s rape worthy, Rapeman does what he does best. Anyways in Rapeman 2, Rapeman Co. has realized that the hospital and the mafia are somehow related and they decide enough is enough. What follows is even more of what you wouldn’t expect from a movie called Rapeman. It’s full of kind and silly humor but also inserted with a some serious emotional scenes.
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