Double Suicide (1969)
Compelling Japanese drama, based on a traditional Bunraku puppet play (which is performed within the film itself) about a unhappily married shopkeeper who enters into a suicide pact with his mistress. Kichiemon Nakamura and Shima Iwashita (who plays both Nakamura's wife and his lover) star. 104 min. Standard; Soundtrack: Japanese Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English.