Cruel Story of Youth, DVD


Nagisa Oshima writes and directs this Japanese drama that deals with the alienation of the country's youth post-Hiroshima.

After high school student Makoto (Miyuki Kuwano) is saved from the lecherous advances of a middle-aged man she begins a relationship with her saviour Kiyoshi (Yusuke Kawazu), a violent hoodlum, who introduces her to a life of extortion and blackmail.

Without any money, the reckless young lovers begin the dangerous but lucrative business of extorting money from the men that Makoto seduces in Tokyo.


  • Format: DVD
  • Region: 2
  • Certification: (15)
  • EAN: 5060000701920
  • Catalogue number: EKA70192
  • Studio: Eureka
  • Release date:
  • Genre: Drama
  • Colour: Colour


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