Ai no borei 1978


In a small Japanese village at the end of the 19th century, a rickshaw driver's wife takes on a much younger lover and the two conspire to murder him.

Directed by: Nagisa Ōshima
Written by: Nagisa Ōshima & Itoko Nakamura
Release date: 1978-09-06
Runtime: 105 minutes
Tagline: The haunting of a passionate love.
Takahiro Tamura
Takahiro Tamura
Tatsuya Fuji
Tatsuya Fuji
Takuzō Kawatani
Takuzō Kawatani
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Akiko Koyama
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Also known as:
  • El imperio de la pasión
  • Empire of Passion
  • Ghost of Love
  • In the Realm of Passion
  • L'empire de la passion