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1964

Nikutai no mon

Gate of Flesh

肉体の門

Release Date
May, 31st, 1964
Running Time
90 min
Genre
Feature
Color
Color
Screening Format
-
Screen Size
Cinema Scope (1:2.35)

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

NIKKATSU

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

NIKKATSU

[ Story ]

From the ashes left by the war, rose an army of prostitutes and black marketers, forming themselves into groups for self-preservation, and living by their own code.
Into one of these groups of joy girls comes Shintaro, who eventually begins to rule them, and they in turn fall in love with him - but the penalty for free love is drastic and swift.
Originally one of the most popular plays in immediate post-war Japan, it now appears as a shocking, revealing film about the facts behind the world's oldest profession.

【Quoted from the database of Nikkatsu Corporation】
【Quoted from Unijapan Film Quarterly 1964.7.4】

[ Contact (International) ]

Nikkatsu Corporation
International Sales

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Attn: KAWAI Emico, FURUKAWA Mami, KATO Taku
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