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Revenge of the Pearl Queen

Onna shinju-ô no fukushû

Directed by Toshio Shimura
Japan, 1956


Based on a true story of sex and survival, Toshio Shimura’s REVENGE OF THE PEARL QUEEN stars voluptuous Michiko Maeda as an office worker and future pearl diver trapped on a tropical beach with five lustful male castaways. Features the first nude scene in Japanese cinema!

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Revenge of the Pearl Queen Directed by Toshio Shimura