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Inn of the Floating Weeds

Ukigusa no yado

Directed by Seijun Suzuki
Japan, 1957
Crime, Drama, Thriller

Synopsis

Another Kayo-eiga (Pop Song Film), inspired by the hit Ukikusa No Yado. Although the singer has a co-starring role, the movie was designed as a star vehicle for the new Nikkatsu hunk, Hiseaki Nitani. He plays a young gangster wanna-be, framed for a murder and sent to prison.

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Inn of the Floating Weeds Directed by Seijun Suzuki