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Almost Transparent Blue (1979)

Kagirinaku toumei ni chikai blue (original title)
A group of friends are living in a Japanese town near an American air force base, their lives revolving around sex, drugs and rock 'n roll.

Director:

Ryû Murakami

Writers:

Ryû Murakami (novel), Ryû Murakami (screenplay)
1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Kunihiko Mitamura Kunihiko Mitamura ... Ryu
Mari Nakayama Mari Nakayama ... Lilly
Haruhiko Saitô Haruhiko Saitô ... Yoshiyama
Keiko Wakasa Keiko Wakasa ... Kei
Togo Igawa ... Okinawa
Narumi Tokura Narumi Tokura ... Reiko
Yuri Takase Yuri Takase ... Moko
Goro Masaki Goro Masaki ... Kazuo
Akiko Nakamura Akiko Nakamura ... Mari
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Hôsei Komatsu Hôsei Komatsu ... Police
Gaichi Kôno Gaichi Kôno
Pîtâ ... Black Soldier C
Senri Sakurai Senri Sakurai ... Police
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Storyline

In the mid-1970s, a small group of friends are living in a Japanese town near an American air force base, their lives revolve around sex, drugs and rock 'n roll. The near-plotless story weaves a vividly raw, image-intensive journey through the daily monotony of drug-induced hallucinations, vicious acts of violence, overdoses, suicide, and group sex.

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Genres:

Adult

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Details

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

3 March 1979 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Almost Transparent Blue See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Kitty Films See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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