It’s a sexy costume drama full of action between erotic monsters and a virgin swordswoman. A snake woman, a long-nosed goblin, and skeleton ninja: The sword of the virgin slashes sensual monsters!
In the Edo Period, repressed sensual monsters have revived one after another, and attacked people. Born as the 15th magical swordswoman, Beni Tsubomi is destined to clean up these monsters. Only she can handle the magical sword handed down in the Benis for that job, and therefore, her “chastity loincloth” is shielded. But she’s usually an ordinary 18-year-old girl. While undergoing training at Beni Dojo under her grandfather, Genjiro, as a master, she’s beloved as the idol of the dojo by the trainees. One day, a young man named Nagata comes to join the dojo. With his handsome looks and superb swordsmanship, Tsubomi’s heart pounds. But he really is a long-nosed goblin that tries to seduce her and steal her virginity to eliminate the power of her magical sword. The furious battle between Tsubomi and the sexy monsters has begun!
In the Heian era, demons come to kill aristocrats and monks and kidnap females. Their chieftain is Shuten-doji, and his female companion is Ibaraki-doji. A famous noble, Fujiwara no Michinaga, orders his four best commanders, led by Minamoto no Yorimitsu, to take down the demons. Yorimitsu heads to the mountain where the demons are and finds kidnapped females in celebration with them. In order to weaken their guard down, Yorimitsu joins the party. Soon, Ibaraki-doji begins to tell her story on why she became a demon. As a princess of a rich family, she lost her father to conspiracy and was continuously raped by aristocrats for ten days. She became a demon to exact revenge on them by destroying their government and establishing the kingdom of demons, who begrudge the world. Yet what is Shuten-doji’s story? And what turn will the battle take?
Directed by Jin Seung Hyun, the curiously titled indie drama July 32nd is inspired by the short story “Full Moon” by acclaimed writer Ko Un. Screened at the 2008 Fukuoka Film Festival and the 2008 Shanghai Film Festival, the film depicts the tumultuous relationship of a killer and his daughter, whose lives are upturned on July 31, 1987. Pursued by the police, he leaves his five-year-old daughter in someone else’s care, promising to pick her up the next day. But the next day never comes because he soon gets arrested. Years later, the abandoned daughter has grown up, and the waiting has turned into the longing for revenge.
Believing that he killed his daughter instead of saving her from kidnappers, Zhang Li is dismantled. He finds himself lured to China seeking solace in pain and blood at Paradise Hotel where every carnal and beastly desire is satiated. With a savage boss, the terrifying Burnt Man at the helm of the underground brothel, no perversion is turned away.
Twenty-year-old Soon-jae has a young mother named Ji-yoon that’s like a sister to him. Right next door live a mother and son the same age as them; Ji-yoon’s friend Yeong-joo and her twenty-year-old son Jae-yeong. The sons fall for each others’ mothers.
Two best friends long for each others’ mothers. Joon-hyeong was broken-hearted by his crush and his friend Dae-jin’s mother Seo-yeong comforts him. Seo-yeong offers to teach him sex to make him a real man and Joon-hyeong can’t decline. Meanwhile, Dae-jin is popular with the girls unlike Dae-jin. However, he’s had a crush on Joon-hyeong’s mother Yeon-hee for a long time. Dae-jin heard from Joon-hyeong that his parents might get a divorce and Dae-jin sees this as his chance.
Florist Ae-ran (Vicky) and forensics investigator Min-ho (Choi Ryeong) from the Public Prosecutor’s Office both have a family that everyone wants. However, Min-ho can’t handle bed time so Ae-ran starts a ‘challenge game’ in which she seduces and has sex with strange men. One day, Ae-ran and Min-ho meet Alex (Choi Hyeon-ho) at a tango cafe. Alex is interested in Ae-ran and approaches her while Ae-ran takes interest in Alex who is more handsome than her husband. Min-ho later witnesses them in action and gets angry when he finds out the man Ae-ran seduced is Alex. Min-ho feels nervous because he finds out Alex isn’t just a game partner and approached him for a reason. Min-ho tries to get rid of Alex but Alex chokes Ae-ran and Min-ho even more and feels catharsis. The game they started is turning into a catastrophe…