Ankokugai no bijo (Beauty of the Underworld) (Underworld Beauty)
Ankokugai no bijo (Beauty of the Underworld) (Underworld Beauty) (1958)

Seijun Suzuki changed his name from "Seitaro Suzuki" with this lurid crime film, one of over two dozen he directed before moving into the big leagues with Kanto Mushuki (1963). Mari Shiraki (Rajo To Kenju) stars as a… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: March 25, 1958
DVD Release Date: January 20, 2004
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Fernando F. Croce

Seijun Suzuki's surrealism, still formative but already of comical ease

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Jake Euker
F5 (Wichita, KS)

Why fight it? Suzuki's urban yakuza tales are among the most outrageously enjoyable films to emerge from post-war Japan, and this stands near the best of them.

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El Hombre Invisible
Connoisseurs of crisp, high contrast black and white will be in their element when you see a man dressed in black in a black sewer taking a black gun out of a… More
Ken Stachnik
Awesome Japanese Noir. Top notch cinematography and tone in this unknown slice of fantastic