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Directed by: Noboru Iguchi, Yoshihiro Nishimura, Tak Sakaguchi

Written by: Jun Tsugita

Starring: Yumi Sugimoto, Naoto Takenaka, Tak Sakaguchi, Yuko Takayama

The delightfully insane Mutant Girls Squad is the latest frenetic experience in the Japanese splatter movement.

It brings together three of the most famous filmmakers in this inexplicable subgenre for the first time. Directors Noboru Iguchi (The Machine Girl), Yoshihiro Nishimura (Vampire Girl vs. Frankenstein Girl) and Tak Sakaguchi (Samurai Zombie) have created a very wet, very funny body horror tale that is being touted as a spoof of the X-Men films. While there are a few similarities to that comic book franchise, Mutant Girls Squad is a decidedly different monster.

Rin (Yumi Sugimoto) is a timid teenager who is savagely bullied at school. Upon her 16th birthday, she discovers that she’s the progeny of a half-human, half-mutant union. This would explain why her right hand can morph »

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