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Death Powder (1986)

Desu pawuda (original title)
Two people, a man and a woman enters a warehouse that will change their life and minds forever.

Director:

Shigeru Izumiya

Writers:

Shigeru Izumiya (original story), Shigeru Izumiya
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Cast

Credited cast:
Shigeru Izumiya Shigeru Izumiya ... Harima
Takichi Inukai Takichi Inukai
Rikako Murakami Rikako Murakami ... Norris
Mari Natsuki Mari Natsuki ... Guernica
Kiyoshirô Imawano Kiyoshirô Imawano ... Dr. Loo
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Tamio Kageyama Tamio Kageyama
Kôichi Satô
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Two people, a man and a woman enters a warehouse that will change their life and minds forever.

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Genres:

Sci-Fi | Horror

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

21 June 1986 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Death Powder See more »

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Wtf?
7 October 2016 | by shawnblackmanSee all my reviews

This is probably the most nonsensical whacked out flick you'll ever watch. A Japanese cyberpunk horror that that inspired ones like Rubber's Lover (1996) and 964 Pinocchio (1991). Most of the time you'll just be scratching your head wondering what the hell is going on. The powder involved in the film mutates and eventually explodes your head. I watched a VHS tape of this that had some mileage and of course some dialogue wasn't subtitled but no matter here people. One part just shows stills for five minutes.

Most of the effects were the ones they used in 80's music videos but effective enough. I think it would be dangerous to watch this on acid.


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