Koroshiya 1

Koroshiya 1 (2002)

  • Director: Takashi Miike
  • Release date:
  • Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
  • Country: Japan, Hong Kong
Suspense
Jump Scares
Gore
IMDb 7.1 / 10

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Plot

As sadomasochistic yakuza enforcer Kakihara searches for his missing boss he comes across Ichi, a repressed and psychotic killer who may be able to inflict levels of pain that Kakihara has only dreamed of.

Critic Reviews

Liked
Takashi Miike's frenetic comic yakuza thriller embodies the best and worst this notorious Japanese genre auteur has to offer: It's endlessly inventive, consistently intelligent and sickeningly savage.
— Ken Fox (TV Guide Magazine)