Duration: 113 min.
stylized, atmospheric, serious, talky, enigmatic, melancholic, offbeat, realistic, surreal, breathtaking, sexy, ironic, biting, dark humor, suspenseful, macabre, bleak, reflective, cerebral, cynical, meditative, harsh, psychological, sexual, disturbing, lyrical, light, satirical, dramatic, art house, absurd
obsession, revenge, vengeance, sword fight, stylish, runaway, samurai, brutality, gender bending, loneliness, samurai era, japanese culture, katana sword, performance, suicide, screwball, artists and showbiz, alter ego, surrealism, male nudity, death, art, gender, drinking, betrayal, identity, noir, catastrophe, relationships, manipulation, dialogue, mad scientist, solitude, adultery, crime gone awry, paranoid, fall in love, corruption, storytelling, fantasy world, actor's life, hidden identity, obsessive quest, uninhibited rivalry, friendship, parents and children, haunted by the past, friends, crimes, dishonesty
19th century, 1930s
japan, asia, tokyo