Cruel Story of Youth - The Masters of Cinema Series DVD
Starring Yusuke Kawazu, Miyuki Kuwano, Yoshiko Kuga, Fumio Watanabe, Shinji Tanaka, Yosuke Hayashi, Shinjiro Matsuzaki, Toshiko Kobayashi, Hiroshi Nihon'yanagi, Shinko Ujiie
Directed by Nagisa Oshima
Nagisa Oshima writes and directs this Japanese drama that deals with the alienation of the country's youth post-Hiroshima.
After high school student Makoto (Miyuki Kuwano) is saved from the lecherous advances of a middle-aged man she begins a relationship with her saviour Kiyoshi (Yusuke Kawazu), a violent hoodlum, who introduces her to a life of extortion and blackmail.
Without any money, the reckless young lovers begin the dangerous but lucrative business of extorting money from the men that Makoto seduces in Tokyo.
- Format: DVD
- Region: 2
- Certification: (15)
- EAN: 5060000701920
- Catalogue number: EKA70192
- Studio: Eureka
- Release date: 17/08/2015
- Genre: Drama
- Colour: Colour