Love's Whirlpool

Directed by Daisuke Miura
Omnibus Entertainment
2014
123 Minutes
Japan
Japanese
Erotic, Romance, Drama, Asian
Sex & Sexuality, Asian Studies
Not Rated
DVD $150.00
Blu-ray $150.00
PPR $350.00
DRL $499.00
PPR+DRL $599.00

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In a fancy split-level condo in Tokyo's Roppongi nightlife district, four women and four men gather from midnight to 5 am. They've all paid to be there (men more than women), and they have only one thing in common--they seek anonymous sex. Daisuke Miura’s adaptation of his critically acclaimed 2005 play of the same name explores Japan’s fuzoku (sex industry) with depth, humor and freewheeling indecency. This surprising, erotic and disturbing film features breakout performances by Sosuke

Cast

  • Sôsuke Ikematsu
  • Mugi Kadowaki
  • Ken'ichi Takitô
  • Eriko Nakamura
  • Hirofumi Arai
  • Yôko Mitsuya
  • Highest Rating
    "Love's Whirlpool, is definitely the real deal, offering great thrills, both erotic and comedic, as well as genuine emotion."
    Christopher Bourne, Screen Anarchy
  • Highest Rating
    "Stylishly shot and explicit without becoming exploitative or sleazy, Miura’s film proves a refreshingly nuanced, mature take on modern sexual behaviour "
    Hayley Scanlon, Windows on Worlds
  • Highest Rating
    "Love’s Whirlpool is easily the most interesting adult drama in a long time, and it also looks stylish as hell."
    Sketches of Cinema

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