IMDb > Living Hell (2000)
Iki-jigoku
Quicklinks
Top Links
trailers and videosfull cast and crewtriviaofficial sitesmemorable quotes
Overview
main detailscombined detailsfull cast and crewcompany credits
Awards & Reviews
user reviewsexternal reviewsawardsuser ratingsparents guidemessage board
Plot & Quotes
plot summarysynopsisplot keywordsmemorable quotes
Did You Know?
triviagoofssoundtrack listingcrazy creditsalternate versionsmovie connectionsFAQ
Other Info
box office/businessrelease datesfilming locationstechnical specsliterature listingsNewsDesk
Promotional
taglines trailers and videos posters photo gallery
External Links
showtimesofficial sitesmiscellaneousphotographssound clipsvideo clips

Living Hell (2000) More at IMDbPro »Iki-jigoku (original title)


Overview

User Rating:
5.9/10   425 votes »
Your Rating:
Saving vote...
Deleting vote...
/10   (delete | history)
Sorry, there was a problem
MOVIEmeter: ?
Up 46% in popularity this week. See why on IMDbPro.
Director:
Writer:
Contact:
View company contact information for Living Hell on IMDbPro.
Release Date:
1 June 2000 (Japan) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
Family is the source of all evil, in this aspiring horror film which traces its descent from The Texas... See more » | Add synopsis »
User Reviews:
Mediocre Asian Horror See more (21 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)
Hirohito Honda ... Yasu
Yoshiko Shiraishi ... Chiyo
Rumi ... Mami
Kazuo Yashiro ... Ken
Naoko Mori ... Yuki
Shugo Fujii ... Mitsu
Hitoshi Suwabe ... Dr. Kurando
Umitarou Nozaki ... Sensei
Noboru Mitani ... The Professor
Sei Hiraizumi ... The Inspector

Directed by
Shugo Fujii 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Shugo Fujii 

Produced by
Hiroshi Fujikura .... producer
Masunobu Motokawa .... producer
 
Original Music by
Koji Tabuchi 
 
Cinematography by
Katsuhiro Kato  (as Yûdai Katô)
 
Film Editing by
Shugo Fujii 
 

Distributors

Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Iki-jigoku" - Japan (original title)
See more »
MPAA:
Rated R for violence, torture and brief language
Runtime:
104 min
Country:
Language:
Color:
Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Certification:

Did You Know?

Trivia:
Filmed in just nine days.See more »
Movie Connections:
References Carrie (1976)See more »

FAQ

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
1 out of 2 people found the following review useful.
Mediocre Asian Horror, 9 September 2005
Author: EVOL666 from St. John's Abortion Clinic

I have to say I was kinda disappointed in LIVING HELL. I had initially read some reviews in Rue Morgue magazine, and I had high hopes for this film due to the fact that their reviews usually match how I feel about a film pretty closely. I read how "disturbing" and "graphic" this film was, so naturally I was ready for an all-out bloodbath. Unfortunately, LIVING HELL didn't provide on that front. I do have to say that the first half or so of the film was entertaining and had some cool concepts and visuals. The idea of the kid in the wheelchair being unable to defend himself from the two psychos that are torturing him, and also being unable to make anyone else believe him, did amp up the tension factor. But after awhile the story started wearing thin and by the end I think I just didn't really care anymore. All-in-all, not a bad low-budget effort. There is some gore and shocks, just not enough for my taste. 7/10

Was the above review useful to you?
See more (21 total) »

Message Boards

Discuss this movie with other users on IMDb message board for Living Hell (2000)
Recent Posts (updated daily)User
Please help with ending (got bad disc) BQueen_13
This movie will be... craigisgod4
DVD Release groteskburlesk15
See more »

Recommendations

If you enjoyed this title, our database also recommends:
- - - - -
Deep Red House of 1000 Corpses Phenomena High Tension Suicide Club
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
Show more recommendations

Related Links

Full cast and crew Company credits External reviews
IMDb Horror section IMDb Japan section

You may report errors and omissions on this page to the IMDb database managers. They will be examined and if approved will be included in a future update. Clicking the 'Edit page' button will take you through a step-by-step process.