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23 September 1986 (Japan) See more »
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A tortured and raped young girl mutates into a penis-headed demon and mutilates her captors. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Directed by
Kazuo 'Gaira' Komizu  (as Gaira)
 
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Kazuo 'Gaira' Komizu 

Produced by
Hiroshi Hanzawa .... producer
Toshio Satô .... producer: Rokugatsu Gekijô
Kimihiro Taniguchi .... producer
 
Original Music by
Yôichi Takahashi 
 
Cinematography by
Eiichi Ôsawa 
 
Film Editing by
Jun'ichi Kikuchi 
 
Production Design by
Masami Kobayashi 
 
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Yûichi Matsui .... special makeup effects artist
 
Special Effects by
Nobuaki Koga .... special effects supervisor
 
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Toshiyuki Awaji .... lighting technician
 

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Also Known As:
"Entrails of a Beautiful Woman" - USA (DVD title)
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68 min
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Follows Entrails of a Virgin (1986)See more »

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2 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
Sleazetastic Japanese lunatic shenanigans, 30 October 2009
Author: t-birkhead from United Kingdom

Just finished this impressively nutty affair and whilst I can't say as it was as good as I had hyped it up to be in my mind it was still an effective and at time pretty nasty piece of brain warped and misogyny fuelled J-trash. Its story tells of a poor gal searching for her sister who winds up getting raped and drugged by Yakuza scumbags, and the helpful lady doctor who sets out to avenge her, doing so in bizarrely gruesome fashion after a similar bout of rape and drugging. Oh yeah and there's a bit of straightforward sex in there as well, sadly its all soft core, as per the Japanese disapproval of below the belt nudity, but pixelation is minimal, in fact only really noticeable in a hilarious blow-job scene. Although writer/director Kazuo "Gaira" Komizu fails in creating an especially compelling tale this is at least pretty scuzzy stuff, diving early on into the well of filth with a pretty unsettling rape (made worse by the fact that the gal looks kinda young, though I'm pretty sure she was of age). Also, for the most part this is pretty professional looking stuff, maybe not stylish but it has a certain flair and the content is handled reasonably well, with particular kudos for largely avoiding having to employ much pixellation. Things are mostly sex/rape based for about two thirds of the sharp runtime and its pretty watchable if you groove to such fare, it gets a bit numbing after a while but the ladies are easy on the eye and it is reasonably harsh at times. The music, from Yôichi Takahashi is occasionally effective, though hardly a key part of the show it does in a few spots complement the action neatly, at any rate enough for me to notice it. More important are the effects, by Nobuaki Koga, which pack an impressively splattery punch when they appear, helped out by the lunatic nature of the climactic shenanigans. Things even pull to a curiously affecting ending, sure it ain't a weepy or anything, but for a film so gutter level for most of its runtime it is relatively poignant. Altogether this is a pretty entertaining diversion for mean spirited trash fans, especially those with a taste for Japanese rapey adventures. I could really have done with a longer revenge section and more gore, also perhaps more of a point/brains, but hey, it kept me watching and it is pretty nicely stocked with memorably wtf moments. So if you dig this sort of degenerate junk, probably worth your while, just maybe don't expect the second coming.

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