The earlier film, based on a novel by , was part of 's series. For what it's worth, a couple of the scenes do have sensual tone as the production has clear idea how to present these. Though Sugimoto spent roughly 75 percent of her screen time unclothed and participating in humiliating acts, she appeared every bit in control of her sexual composure. Written by Honestly, I thought this was some sort of detective thriller or maybe horror movie. Oba is treating his nurse, Naoe, as his sex slave. TokyoScope: The Japanese Cult Film Companion.
After more sexual adventures, she finally escapes, though it remains ambiguous as to whether she experienced was real or another of her masochistic dreams. This sequel was directed by Yusuke Narita and featured an appearance by. An erotic story that took place in the spacious blue sky! Movie Star Rating : 4. Japanese Cinema Encyclopedia: The Sex Films. Shizuko resists at first but submits when her female bodyguard Kyōko who has also been kidnapped is submitted to sexual torture and threatened with death. When the artist recovers from the anesthetic, he finds clues showing that he may not have been hallucinating.
When she wants to divorce her domineering husband, he orders his employee Yoshi, the son of an adult toy store owner, to train his wife to become sexually submissive. Japanese Cinema Encyclopedia: The Sex Films. Oniroku Dan remained bitter and did not agree to participate in the next film, 1974 , which became even a greater success. His wife and daughter are kidnapped by Yakuza gang and subjected to many days of torture and sexual degradation. The earlier film, based on a novel by , was part of 's series. Makoto tries to have sex with Shizuko again, despairing when he finds that his impotence has returned. Makoto reports his progress to Senzô regularly, providing tapes and even physical evidence of his wife's continued training.
Japanese Cinema Encyclopedia: The Sex Films. The incident left Makoto psychologically stunted as well as impotent, and as such his mother and her staff treat Makoto much as a child. However, she offers to let him come with the two of them, and though hesitant, Makoto agrees. The main plot is a female officer's effort to bring this site down, while a couple of other subplots are shoehorned for promiscuous scenes. Shizuko resists at first but submits when her female bodyguard Kyōko who has also been kidnapped is submitted to sexual torture and threatened with death.
Morita tells Tōyama that his only recourse is his beautiful wife who is an obsession to his mentor, the politically powerful Ippei Tashiro. When Tōyama finds that Tashiro is 95 years old, he convinces himself that turning his wife over to him will not be a major problem. Movie Star Rating : 4. Soon, she's bound and tortured along with Shizuko and an oversexed housewife named Ruri. When he says he can't because she is too beautiful, Miyo suggests Makoto give Shizuko an enema to overcome that impression. Movie Star Rating : 4. .
Behind the Pink Curtain: The Complete History of Japanese Sex Cinema. When he brings his wife to the supposed masked ball, however, she is kidnapped and made part of a private bondage show for the elderly yakuza chief and his twisted friends. However, I was impressed with her change in attitude after the company's final decision. Review of Flower and Snake by Izumi Evers. Overjoyed, Makoto calls his mother from a public phone booth to tell her he has remembered the truth, letting her listen as he has sex with Shizuko during the call. This sets off a chain of unexpected events and emotional complications, as Nino and his unpredictable fascist daughter find that they both enjoy being jealous.
Interviewed by Thomas and Yuko Mihara Weisser on November 6, 1998, in Asian Cult Cinema, 22, 1st Quarter, 1999. Japanese Cinema Encyclopedia: The Sex Films. However 1974 was proving to be another difficult year for the studio, with no real box-office hits. At home, Shizuko awakes to find herself tied up and calls for help, attracting the attention of Miyo. Shizuko is then subjected to a series of punishments including abundant rope bondage. Miami: Vital Books : Asian Cult Cinema Publications. Investing considerably portion of movie for outdoor exhibitionist is one of many examples of its oddity.
Behind the Pink Curtain: The Complete History of Japanese Sex Cinema. Taking a chance, he unties her so that she might use the restroom; after a long, worrying delay, Shizuko returns, to the delight of Makoto. In fact, one of them is practically a housewife doing exhibitionism. Dan did reconcile with the studio however, and continued to have a strong professional relationship with both Nikkatsu and Naomi Tani. One day Makoto returns home to find Shizuko tied up and being used by the black soldier from his dreams.
Makoto returns home one day to find his mother and her staff have been torturing Shizuko while he was at work. On the way home Makoto stops in a field and attempts to rape the semi-conscious Shizuko, but his arousal brings on a hallucination of the black soldier he killed, forcing him to stop. The later Wife to be Sacrificed is more highly regarded by the critics. It is the fourth and last film in the. Rather than helping the woman, Miyo seems pleased at her son's actions, and encourages him to rape Shizuko. After some hesitation, Makoto agrees.