The life and works of controversial 20th-century Japanese novelist Yukio Mishima (Ken Ogata) are brilliantly brought to the screen by writer/director Paul Schrader. Unique stylized sets and a pulsating Philip Glass score help detail Mishima's complex philosophies as well as his ritualistic suicide. Special edition offers a choice of narration in English by Roy Scheider or in Japanese by Ogata. Masayuki Shionoya, Junkichi Orimoto co-star. 120 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: Japanese Dolby Digital Surround; Subtitles: English; audio commentary; documentary; interviews; theatrical trailer. In Japanese with English subtitles. Two-disc set.