A highly stylized, stirring, manga-flavored update of a classic Japanese political novel, with labor unrest aboard a crab canning ship evolving into a cry of a younger generation aching to break the bonds of conformity.
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When I heard that this film was an adaptation of a 80 year old japanese novel about fighting against capitalism, I thought I was going to find a fresh and contemporary approach, but sadly found myself a sad Battleship Potemkin remake without the Odessa stairs battle. WHAT THE FUCK.