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SKU #:916
Title:Eel , The
Starring: Koji Yakusho , Shimizu Misa , Baisho Mitsuko
Director:Imamura Shohei
Aspect Ratio:Letter Box
Media Format:DVD - NTSC
Region Code:All Regions
Running Time:117 Minutes
Studio: Ocean Shores Video Limited
Production: 1997
Price: US$11.95
Shipping Unit: 1
Audio Spec:Dolby Digital Surround
Subtitles:English, Chinese

People can be so difficult to read from the outside as takuro Yamashita, a regular white collar worker, discovers when he finds his wife in bed with another man, in a fit of blind rage he stabs her to death before proceeding, covered in her blood , to the local police station where he turns himself in. While festering in jail for eight years. he befriends an eel, the one living creature he speaks to . Released on parole he opens a barbers shop and brings his trusty companion. After saving the life of a young woman who comes to work in his shop, he warms to her and mutual attraction is generated. All is well until his criminal record is rustled up an suddenly Yamashita is boxed in again, but this time by mistakes from his past.

Winner of the 1997 Cannes International Film Festival Palme d'Or
1997 Asian Pacific Film Festival in Cheju ( Korea ) Best Director
1997 Asian Pacific Film Festival in Cheju ( Korea ) Best Actor

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