Tag: Atsushi Yamatoya

Onna jigoku uta: Shakuhachi benten (1970) 7.4
Trap of Lust (1973) 5.8

Trap of Lust (1973)

A delirious roman porno re-imagining of Seijun Suzuki's 'Branded to Kill'. Directed by Atsushi Yamatoya and scripted by Yôzô Tanaka, both 'Branded to Kill's' screenwriters and Suzuki's regular collaborators.::Mark Avery...

Lupin the 3rd: The Mystery of Mamo (1978) 7

Lupin the 3rd: The Mystery of Mamo (1978)

In Transylvania, Lupin III, the notorious international thief, is hung and no one is more suprised to learn of that than Lupin III himself, who was alive and well and nowhere near that area at that time. The answer to th...

Wet Sand in August (1971) 6.4

Wet Sand in August (1971)

One summer morning, Kiyoshi (Shosuke Hirose) is racing on his bike down the beach. While there, a girl with her clothes torn up is thrown out from a green convertible. This is how he and Sanae (Teresa Noda) first meet. A...

Sweet Scent of Eros (1973) 5.6

Sweet Scent of Eros (1973)

Yukie, Koichi and Akira are rogues looking for a place to crash. Soon after getting settled, the hippies slip into a communal lifestyle. They eat, have sex, and generally share everything together....

Lupin III: Legend of the Gold of Babylon (1985) 6.3

Lupin III: Legend of the Gold of Babylon (1985)

In New York City, several stone tablets have been unearthed that tell a tale about the Gold of Babylon. 2 Mafia families are after it as well as Lupin the 3rd himself. An old drunken woman named Rosetta appears to know m...

Branded to Kill (1967) 7.4

Branded to Kill (1967)

The number-three-ranked hit-man, with a fetish for sniffing boiling rice, fumbles his latest job, which puts him into conflict with a mysterious woman whose death wish inspires her to surround herself with dead butterfli...

Dogra Magra-1988 6.5

Dogra Magra-1988

A man is confined to a mental institution after trying to murder his fiancee. Two doctors relate his problem to an Asian philosophy that states that mental defects are transmitted from generation to generation. He learns...

Dutch Wife in the Desert-1967 5.7

Dutch Wife in the Desert-1967

A private detective is hired to find a woman who has apparently been murdered in a snuff film. It turns out the woman's not dead, but very much alive, and he gets sucked into a torrid affair with her that leaves him ques...

Stray Cat Rock: Sex Hunter-1970 6.4

Stray Cat Rock: Sex Hunter-1970

Mako and her girl friends enter a dispute with rival street gangsters The Eagles, a band of racist macho pigs led by the evil Baron, who hate half-breeds (descendents of afro-American and Japanese couples). When one of t...