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    Sight & Sound: Philip Kemp
    June 05, 2015 | July 2015 Issue (p. 101)

    Hasebe's films may never be quite as visually or conceptually wild as Suzuki's, but they share something of the same breakneck cutting and tumultuous approach to staging action. A scene in Retaliation in which a man is brutally tortured to death, repeatedly intercut with convulsive moves on a nightclub dance floor, shows Hasebe at his most aggressive.