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Love Exposure

Japanese Movie

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Release Date July 24, 2009
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Catalog No.ASBY-4418
JAN/ISBN 4527427644182
Product Type DVD
TV Standard NTSC
Number of Discs 3
Label/DistributorAmuse soft Entertainment
Color Color
Running Time 237minutes
Original Release Year 2008
Encoding MPEG-2
Layers single-sided/dual-layered
Aspect Ratio(s) 16:9 LB Vista
Region 2
Audio Track Japanese Stereo


DVD release from horrific love epic film "Love Exposure (Ai no Mukidashi)," which earned the Caligari film prize and the prize of the FIPRESCI in the Berlin international film festival in 2009. This astonishing 237-minute movie, which was based on the real story, includes various tough issues such as Christianity, cult religion, homosexuality, and violence. Directed by Sion Sono of "Noriko's Dinner Table" fame. Stars Takahiro Nishijima (AAA) and Hikari Mitsushima ("Shaolin Girl"). A high-school teenager Yu Honda (Takahiro Nishijima) is a son of a Catholic priest, Tetsu and he lives peacefully dreaming about his ideal woman. However, everything changes drastically after he meets a bold woman Saori. And then. . . Includes bonus disc with unreleased footage and making-of.

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Description in Japanese

愛のむきだし / 邦画

キリスト教、罪作り、盗撮、アクション、カルト教団、三角関係、女装、脱出・・・。237分の衝撃――。実話をベースに描く、無敵の"純愛"エンタテインメント! 人間の本質を「むきだし」にする、間違いなく本年度No.1の問題作が待望のDVDリリース! 本年度ベルリン映画祭2冠 (国際批評家連盟賞&カリガリ賞)達成!! 幼い頃に母を亡くし、神父の父テツと二人暮しのユウ。理想の女性"マリア"に巡り合うことを夢見ながら、平和な日々を送っていた。しかしテツが奔放な女サオリと出会ってから生活が一変。やがてサオリがテツのもとを去ると、テツはユウに「懺悔」を強要するようになる。父との繋がりを保つために盗撮という罪作りに没頭していくユウ。そんな彼はある日、罰ゲームで女装している最中に、ついに理想の女性ヨーコと巡り合う・・・。 特典ディスクには、メイキング~愛のむきだしがむきだし~/未公開シーンを収録。

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