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Love Exposure A Film By Sion Sono On Blu-ray OUT NOW!

Release date: 13th August 2012!

A film by the director of Cold Fish, Guilty of Romance, and Himizu!

One of the most talked-about Japanese cult films of the last decade finally makes its way onto blu-ray featuring a new high definition transfer supervised by director Sion Sono along with brand new extra features!

Having grown up in a devout Christian family, Yu (Takahiro Nishijima) has always been a well-behaved kid. After his mother dies, his priest father is seduced by a woman who breaks his heart, causing him to torment Yu by forcing him to confess his sins on a daily basis. Of course, being a fairly normal kid, Yu has no legitimate sins to confess. To appease his increasingly demanding father, Yu is determined to become a true sinner, eventually training to become an expert at sneak upskirt photography. Pornography being the one sin no priest can overlook, Yu gets the attention he s been so desperately seeking from his dad.

One day while hanging out with his fellow sinner pals but dressed like Sasori as punishment for being on the losing end of a bet Yu meets a beautiful girl named Yoko (Hikari Mitsushima). Their first meeting is a glorious one, beginning with an all-out street brawl and ending with a kiss. There are only two problems: she thinks he s a woman and a devious cult leader named Aya (Sakura Ando) is carefully manipulating both of their lives…

“***** Audacious, emotionally engaging and laugh-out-loud funny, Love Exposure is one of the best films of the year, thanks to Sono Sion’s masterful direction, a superb script and a trio of terrific performances.” – View London

“*****A wonderfully berserk and invigorating discourse on sin, lust and love” – The Telegraph

“**** a film that will have you tingling with pleasure from charming start to heart-pounding finish” – Time Out

“Film of the Year” – Twitch

***** – Fortean Times

**** – Empire

**** – Total Film

**** – Daily Express

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Film Review:  Guilty Of Romance – A Film By Sion Sono

DVD/Blu-ray Review:  Cold Fish 2-Disc Set

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  1. August 14, 2012 at 7:11 pm

    Never heard of this film before, sounds really interesting and fun with a pretty original storyline. And on Bluray… sounds like a must see! Thank you for sharing.

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