Kurutta ippÍji (A Crazy Page)(A Page of Madness)
Kurutta ippÍji (A Crazy Page)(A Page of Madness) (1926)

This virtuoso Japanese silent film, made in 1926, was re-released in 1973. It uses no title-boards, so the story is uninterrupted -- an unusual technique in the silent era. Indeed, except for the absence of dialogue, reviewers agree that… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 24, 1926
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Dennis Schwartz
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It's a vibrant and unsettling work of great emotional power.

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Alex roy
Haunting silent film A Page of Madness is a superb piece of cinematic history, a fine film from Japan. This is a film that is well shot, and tells a thoroughly… More
Eric Broome
People who think Russia deserves all credit for the silent era's editing innovations need to see Teinosuke Kinugasa's "A Page of Madness."… More
Tsubaki Sanjuro
Truly a movie that lives to it's name, this is one of those times where i have to use those "artsy" big-shot critic term for something, but this… More
Pierluigi Puccini
You can see echoes of "Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari" in this lost japanese silent gem, despite director Teinosuke Kinugasa denies it. This film… More