• Samehada Otoko to Momojiri Onna (1998)

Samehada Otoko to Momojiri Onna

Release Date: 1998

R |1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary

Based on a popular Japanese comic book. A fugitive from the mob and a runaway woman go on the lam together.

Cast: Tadanobu Asano, Sie Kohinata, Ittoku Kishibe, Susumu Terajima, Kimie Shingyogi, Yohachi Shimada, Tatsuya Gasyuin

Director: Katsuhito Ishii

Genres: Thriller

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Elizabeth WeitzmanNew York Daily News

    Its crazy non sequiturs and anything-goes performances do lend it a certain cult appeal. show more

  • 50
    V.A. MusettoNew York Post

    The non-linear plot makes for confusion and, except for the inspired final shootout, the action sequences are mediocre. show more

  • 50
    David SterrittChristian Science Monitor

    The movie is visually impressive, but Ishii's virtuoso style can't overcome the flatness of the comic-book story he's telling. show more

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