Blind Beast (1969)

  
Format:  Blind Beast DVD 
 
 
This disturbing tale of sexual horror from director Yasuzo Masumura stars Eiji Funakoshi as a deranged blind sculptor who is obsessed with the female form. He kidnaps a young model (Mako Midori) to help create his masterpiece, and she eventually gives herself over to him as the two engage in an unhealthy sadomasochistic relationship that devolves into violence. AKA: "Moju," "Warehouse." 84 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: Japanese Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English; photo gallery; biography; filmography; theatrical trailer. In Japanese with English subtitles.
 
SKU: D27195
$19.99
Category:
Foreign
Director:
Yasuzo Masumura
Rated:
NR
Color:
Color
Format: 
DVD Widescreen
Closed Captioned:
 No
Cast:  Eiji Funakoshi, Noriko Sengoku
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