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Lesson of the Evil (2012)
"Aku no kyôten" (original title)

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A popular high school teacher concocts an extreme plan to deal with the rise of bullying and bad behavior among the student body.

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Satoko Mizuochi
Kaoru Fujiwara
Kasumi Yamaya
Ken'ichi Takitô
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A popular high school teacher concocts an extreme plan to deal with the rise of bullying and bad behavior among the student body.

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Our teacher killed everyone one by one like talking a roll call. See more »

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Best psychopath film I ve ever seen. Miike delivers again!
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Funny? Comedy? Satire? Please... Whe live in such a morally degraded time that a psychopath cold bloodedly slaughtering his studends is regarded as ''funny''. To all people that aren t morally crippled I want to say that this is not a funny movie-not in the slightest. Miike shows us a portrait of a psychopath and does so in his his best master-filmmaker tradition. Intense , shocking ,gripping , and exiting. A serial killer , the charismatic teacher hunts down his students in a locked down school. You can almost barely sit in your seat rooting for the students to survive-but Miike is unpredictable as always

Acting - excellent , SUPERB cinematography (!) , intense sound and unforseeable plot. ''To be continued?''-can t wait for the sequel!


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