Kyuzo (Shima Onishi) is a Japanese lieutenant who comes home during the Second Sino-Japanese War after losing his arms, legs, hearing, and speech. His wife, Shigeko (Shinobu Terajima), is charged with not only caring for him, but attending to his sexual desires. However, Shigeko soon realizes the power she holds and questions her role, resulting in an intense struggle. Director Koji Wakamatsu presents a grim character study with anti-war sentiments. 84 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: Japanese Dolby Digital stereo; Subtitles: English. In Japanese with English subtitles.