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Gate of Flesh (1964) More at IMDbPro »Nikutai no mon (original title)


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11 December 1964 (USA) See more »
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After World War II, some Tokyo prostitutes band together with a strict code: no pimps, attack any street walker who comes into our territory... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Directed by
Seijun Suzuki 
 
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Taijirô Tamura  novel
Goro Tanada 

Produced by
Kaneo Iwai .... producer
 
Original Music by
Naozumi Yamamoto 
 
Cinematography by
Shigeyoshi Mine 
 
Film Editing by
Akira Suzuki 
 
Production Design by
Takeo Kimura 
 
Art Direction by
Takeo Kimura 
 
Production Management
Yoshiaki Yabuuchi .... executive in charge of production
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Masami Kuzû .... assistant director
 
Sound Department
Tsugio Yonezu .... sound
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Aizô Kôno .... gaffer
 
Editorial Department
Masaru Mori .... colorist
 

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Also Known As:
"Nikutai no mon" - Japan (original title)
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90 min
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2.35 : 1 See more »
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France:-12 | UK:18 (video rating) (2000) | UK:R (1968) | USA:Not Rated
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Crew or equipment visible: A downward shot pans across a crowd following a stretcher. When straight down, you see the shadow of the camera, crane and the camera operator.See more »
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4 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
A great japanese exploitation movie, 60's style, 25 June 1999
Author: freakus from San Francisco, CA

Suzuki is the master! He has made the greatest examples of 60's low budget exploitation cinema. The way he uses a different color to represent each of the prostitutes almost makes them appear like demons in that underground lair of theirs. But who is the real monster of the film? The occupying Americans who use the prostitutes? The prostitutes themselves? Or is it the hate filled ex-soldier (played by the great Joe Shishido!) who controls the women?

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