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Why Don't You Play in Hell? (DVD) (Standard Edition) (Japan Version) DVD Region 2

Kunimura Jun (Actor) | Sono Sion (Director) | Nikaido Fumi (Actor) | Hoshino Gen (Actor)
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Why Don't You Play in Hell? (DVD) (Standard Edition) (Japan Version)
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Director Sono Sion (Love Exposure) unleashes a blood-soaked tribute to cinema, passion, yakuza and 35mm film with Why Don't You Play in Hell. One of the cult director's most purely "fun" films of his career, this dark comedy is a hilariously over-the-top saga about a yakuza boss determined to give his daughter an acting career, a rival yakuza boss out for revenge, a group of filmmakers in pursuit of the film dream and the innocent man caught in the middle. Winner of the audience award at the Toronto International Film Festival, Why Don't You Play in Hell is a wild ride from a provocative filmmaker who knows how to shock and delight his audience at the same time.

Ten years ago, the wife of Muto (Kunimura Jun) goes on a gangland massacre that lands on the newspaper headlines, effectively ending her young daughter's acting career. To celebrate his wife's impending release from prison, Muto is determined to revive his daughter Michiko's (Nikaido Fumi) acting career by giving her a starring role in a film. However, Michiko has fled the production to hunt down her ex-boyfriend and has dragged innocent bystander Koji (Hoshino Gen) along with her. Meanwhile, Ikegami (Tsutsumi Shinichi), Muto's rival and the sole survivor of the massacre ten years ago, is back and ready to take his revenge. At the same time, a group of passionate filmmakers who filmed the injured Ikegami ten years ago are about to have a chance to make their dream come true – by filming the real massacre about to take place between Muto and Ikegami.

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Product Title: Why Don't You Play in Hell? (DVD) (Standard Edition) (Japan Version) Why Don't You Play in Hell? Standard Edition (DVD)(日本版) Why Don't You Play in Hell? Standard Edition (DVD)(日本版) 地獄でなぜ悪い スタンダード・エディション Why Don't You Play in Hell? (DVD) (Standard Edition) (Japan Version)
Also known as: 地獄開麥拉 地狱开麦拉
Artist Name(s): Kunimura Jun (Actor) | Sono Sion | Nikaido Fumi (Actor) | Hoshino Gen (Actor) | Tsutsumi Shinichi (Actor) | Hasegawa Hiroki (Actor) | TOMOCHIKA 國村準 (Actor) | 園子溫 | 二階堂富美 (Actor) | 星野源 (Actor) | 堤真一 (Actor) | 長谷川博己 (Actor) | 友近 国村准 (Actor) | 园子温 | 二阶堂富美 (Actor) | 星野源 (Actor) | 堤真一 (Actor) | 长谷川博己 (Actor) | 友近 國村隼 (Actor) | 園子温 | 二階堂ふみ (Actor) | 星野源 (Actor) | 堤真一 (Actor) | 長谷川博己 (Actor) | 友近 Kunimura Jun (Actor) | Sono Sion | Nikaido Fumi (Actor) | Hoshino Gen (Actor) | Tsutsumi Shinichi (Actor) | Hasegawa Hiroki (Actor) | TOMOCHIKA
Director: Sono Sion 園子溫 园子温 園子温 Sono Sion
Release Date: 2014-03-12
Publisher Product Code: KIBF-1242
Language: Japanese
Place of Origin: Japan
Picture Format: NTSC What is it?
Disc Format(s): DVD
Region Code: 2 - Japan, Europe, South Africa, Greenland and the Middle East (including Egypt) What is it?
Publisher: King Records
Other Information: DVD
Shipment Unit: 1 What is it?
YesAsia Catalog No.: 1034790618

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[アーティスト/ キャスト]
國村隼 / 二階堂ふみ / 友近 / 園子温 (監督、脚本、音楽)

[特典情報]
映像特典収録

[テクニカル・インフォメーション]
通常版/スタンダードエディション/本編130分+特典3分
製作国 : 日本 (Japan)
公開年 : 2013

[解説]
世界が笑った。/一度きりの人生だ!愛する女と映画のために、斬って、斬って、斬りまくれ!!/主演はヤクザの娘、スタッフ・キャストもヤクザ、舞台はホンモノの抗争!史上最も”命がけの映画”に映画の神は、微笑むか、見捨てるか。痛快無比のウルトラ・アクション活劇、ここに誕生!!

[ストーリー]
ヤクザの組長が、服役中の妻のために、娘を主演に、その娘が惚れた童貞男を巻き込み、映画狂の監督を迎え、抗争中の組への殴り込みを舞台に映画を作る—。

[解説]
世界が待ち望む園子温監督の最新作は、奇想天外なストーリーと愉快爽快なキャラクターが縦横無尽に駆け巡る、自身の初の超娯楽作品。約20年前の園子温が野心を胸に書きなぐった脚本を、時代に抗いながら今を生きる園子温がすべてを吐き出して演出した渾身の一作だ。キャストには主演の國村隼を筆頭に、もう二度とないであろう個性派集団が実現した。見始めたら最後。怒涛の展開にポップコーンを食べることすら忘れる、超絶エンタテインメント!

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