The Oil Merchant’s Wife
|Kinuo Yamada, Nozomi Fujikawa, Shingo Yasuda|
Adapted from the controversial play by a famed Japanese playwright, this frenzied tale of blood and lust chronicles the life and murder of the beautiful wife of a wealthy oil merchant in 18th century Japan.
(Japanese with English subtitles)
Based on the Bunraku play of the same name by famed dramatist Chikamatsu Monzaemon.