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Man Who Causes a Storm

1957

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  • Crime, corruption, tabloid journalism, and love triangles typify Nikkatsu’s genre entries, and all of them figure in this classic example, which crackles with Ishihara’s raw, animalistic power.

  • It starts off like a typical backstage musical, but it's shot through with sexual frankness, shocking violence, and genuinely twisted psychodrama. If So Young, So Bright was bubbly and eclectic, this is bizarre and electric — a far cry from anything American song-and-dance movies were daring at the time.