L' EMPIRE DES SENS (1976)

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Alternative titles

  • EMPIRE OF THE SENSES Alternative
  • AI NO CORRIDA Alternative
  • IN THE REALM OF THE SENSES Alternative

Synopsis

In 1936, at the height of Japanese militarism, an ex-prostitute who now works in a restaurant begins an affair with the restaurant's owner. Their relationship becomes all consuming as they withdraw from the world to explore their passion; an exploration that ultimately culminates in sadomasochism and death.

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