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Tokyo Decadence (1992)
"Topâzu" (original title)

 -  Drama  -  30 April 1993 (USA)
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A submissive hooker goes about her trade, suffering abuse at the hands of Japanese salarymen and Yakuza types. She's unhappy about her work, and is apparently trying to find some sort of ... See full summary »

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Miho Nikaido ...
Ai
Sayoko Amano
Tenmei Kano
Masahiko Shimada ...
Mr. Ishioka (Mr. Satoh)
Yayoi Kusama
Chie Sema
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Magayasu Ishihara
Hiroshi Mikami
Nami Nosaki
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Storyline

A submissive hooker goes about her trade, suffering abuse at the hands of Japanese salarymen and Yakuza types. She's unhappy about her work, and is apparently trying to find some sort of appeasement for the fact that her lover has married. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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Erotic sex or dangerous fantasy?

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated NC-17 for strong, explicit, sado-masochistic sexuality | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

30 April 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Tokyo Decadence  »

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Box Office

Gross:

$277,813 (USA)
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1.85 : 1
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Quotes

Ai: I've discovered that I have no talent - none whatsoever.
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Connections

Featured in Interview with Ryu Murakami (2008) See more »

Soundtracks

Llegué Llegué / Guararey de Pastorita
(uncredited)
Performed by Los Van Van
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Coma society
17 March 2002 | by See all my reviews

In view of this film our society seems to be frozen, cold as ice! The glittering world is only a facade above all soulish depths and perversions that lie beneath! "Tokyo Decadence" tells the story about a sensitive young girl who decides to serve the desires of the decadent Japanese high society! Day in, day out she has to do with cocaine sniffing pervs and guys with the sickest sexual phantasies. Slowly, but surely she becomes the ball of their obsessions, but at the end she breaks from the unbearable pressure... Like so many other Asians films from the 1990s "Tokyo Decadence" combines its gross story with elegant pictures. This flick also contains some real explicit scenes of S&M or sexual role play, so people with a too conservative mind will certainly be offended! However, those who can bear some explicit representations of erotic beyond normal will make another fine experience of 1990´s great Asian cinema!


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