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Angel Dust (1994)
"Enjeru dasuto" (original title)

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Every Monday at 6 pm a young woman is murdered in the subway. The psychiatrist Setsuko Suma is called in to assist the police. The trail leads to another psychiatrist - Dr Rei Aku - who ... See full summary »

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Kaho Minami ...
Setsuko Suma
Takeshi Wakamatsu ...
Rei Aku
Etsushi Toyokawa ...
Tomoo
Ryoko Takizawa ...
Yuki Takei
Masayuki Shionoya
Toshinori Kondo
Yukio Yamato
Jin Akiyama
Tomorowo Taguchi
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Every Monday at 6 pm a young woman is murdered in the subway. The psychiatrist Setsuko Suma is called in to assist the police. The trail leads to another psychiatrist - Dr Rei Aku - who Setsuko used to date. As she get closer to the solution, she gets more and more convinced that Aku's deprogramming of former sectmembers is important. Written by Mattias Sandstrm <d92-mas@nada.kth.se>

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This is a ten out of ten movie if there ever was one.
30 March 2000 | by (Los Angeles, CA) – See all my reviews

The difficulty with rating movies is the different genres that they come in. This problem is enhanced when the film comes from a different country where the aesthetic is different. Art is perceived from alternative perceptions. The key is looking at film from the perception of the artist. Angel Dust is a superior movie. Its lack of sound/music during the movie and long moments of silence can be frustrating but taken as a whole things like that make it a movie above the rest. No car crashes or explosions just a heady movie. If you like to do a lot of thinking and "figuring out" watch this movie.


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