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Funeral Parade of Roses (1969)
"Bara no sôretsu" (original title)

 -  Drama  -  29 October 1970 (USA)
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The trials and tribulations of Eddie and other transvestites in Japan.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Pîtâ ...
Eddie
Osamu Ogasawara ...
Leda
Toyosaburo Uchiyama ...
Guevera
Don Madrid ...
Tony
Emiko Azuma ...
Eddie's Mother
Yoshio Tsuchiya ...
Gonda
Koichi Nakamura ...
Juju
Chieko Kobayashi ...
Okei
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Shotaro Akiyama ...
Himself
Kiyoshi Awazu ...
Himself
Toshiya Fujita
Masato Hara ...
(as Masataka Hara)
Shinno Ikehata
Yoshihiro Katô
Hôsei Komatsu ...
Male Prostitute
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The trials and tribulations of Eddie and other transvestites in Japan.

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"The Funeral Parade of Roses" gave Stanley Kubrick most of his inspiration to adapt "A Clockwork Orange". See more »

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Orphée aux enfers
Composed by Jacques Offenbach
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clean? :-) fun
14 October 2003 | by (Vienna) – See all my reviews

If you really are looking for a good time in a movie theatre - watch this movie ! It has been said that some of Kubrick's visual and sonic ideas for "Clockwork Orange" were inspired by this movie; after having seen it, i'm more than convinced that this is true.

This movie offers a lot of cinematic ideas and it uses surprising ways to make a point within a story.

What is the reason that films with a spirit and mood like that have vanished from the screen ? Have the politics in the movie industry really become so strict ? This movie watched nowadays has (but maybe had always) a subversive feel to it, why is that ?

It definitely offers something different and therefore would be very welcome in movie theatres and videostores around the world to free us from all the uninspired formula movies.


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