and Description is intended for Adults Only
Japanese title LOLITA VIB-ZEME [Vibrator Torture Lolita]
also known as HIMITSU NO HANAZONO [Secret Garden]
starring: Sayaka Kimura · Takeshi Ito · Rio Hashikawa · Kiyomi Ito
graphic images crowd this uncompromising film, usually sited as Sato's
most grotesque endeavor. A young man lives inside an abandoned freight
container where he rapes and viciously slaughters female victims. His
'home' is decorated with black-and-white images of his previous schoolgirl
victims. The killer's life is turned upside down after kidnapping one
particular girl who seems to have her own sick game planned for him.
has been written - pro and con - about director Hisayasu Sato and his
bitter, sledgehammer style. [Also see an exclusive interview in Asian
Cult Cinema magazine #34.] His 50+ movies are loaded with disenfranchised
people, lonely victims of urban paranoia, desperately trying to communicate
but not knowing how. Often, his films are difficult to watch, filled with
savage brutality, rape and sexual abuse. He says these images are used
symbolically to "emphasize loftier concerns about alienation"
but his critics say 'dark ultra-violence is the only message, simply atrocity
as entertainment.' In the horror arena, he is probably best known for
Japanese film with optional English subtitles; widescreen uncut (63
for ALL REGIONS, playable on any American DVD machine.
Violence/Sexual Brutality/Nudity/Strong Sexual Situations
for Adult Audiences Only