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Punishment Room (1956)
"Shokei no heya" (original title)

 -  Drama  -  28 June 1956 (Japan)
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Katsumi is a university student who has no respect for his hardworking parents, his professors, or even his friends. He helps one friend obtain a loan to finance a dance, by humiliating his... See full summary »

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Hiroshi Kawaguchi ...
Katsumi Shimada
Ayako Wakao ...
Akiko Aochi
Keizô Kawasaki ...
Takejima
Seiji Miyaguchi ...
Hanya, Katsumi's father
Teruko Kishi ...
Haru, Katsumi's mother
Nobuo Nakamura ...
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Katsumi is a university student who has no respect for his hardworking parents, his professors, or even his friends. He helps one friend obtain a loan to finance a dance, by humiliating his father at the bank where he works. He drugs and rapes Akiko, one of the girls in his class. She becomes infatuated with him, even though he remains aloof. He enjoys goading a rival gang in the pool hall. Finally, when facing the gang, he goes too far in trying to prove his courage. Written by Will Gilbert

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