Love Hunter [DVD]

Director: Seiichirō Yamaguchi

Starring: Hidemi Hara, Mari Tanaka, Sumiko Minami


Runtime: 73 minutes

Release Date: July 28, 2020

Language: Japanese

Aspect Ratio: Widescreen Anamorphic (2.35:1) Presentation

Format: DVD

Region: Region A


Price: $19.95

Synopsis

Impulse Pictures is proud to present THE NIKKATSU FILMS COLLECTION, a continuing series of critically acclaimed, classic “eroductions” designed to shock and titillate fans of Japanese erotic cinema.

Twenty-year-old Kazuo is in love with his college girlfriend, Hisako, but he can’t help but be intrigued by a mysterious older woman named Kyoku, a promiscuous woman unsatisfied with her marriage. As time goes on, both Kazuo and Hisako are pulled into the seemingly rules free, borderless world of Kyoku – with all of its many pains and pleasures. LOVE HUNTER is a landmark film in Nikkatsu’s history. Not only is it one of their earliest “Roman Porno” erotic productions, but it was so controversial for the time that director Yamaguchi and some executives of Nikkatsu Films were arrested. Employees of Eirin, the Japanese equivalent of the MPAA, were even indicted for allowing the release of this film! It took eight long years for all to be acquitted of the obscenity charges. Nikkatsu Films provided Impulse Pictures with a brand-new high-definition master of this unexpected and seductive classic.


Features

  • Newly Translated Removable English Subtitles
  • Original Theatrical Trailer

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