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Summer of Demon

Masho no natsu - 'Yotsuya kaidan' yori

Directed by Yukio Ninagawa
Japan, 1981
Drama, Horror, Crime

Synopsis

A former retainer to a noble family kills his wife’s father when he tries to expose his past crimes. When he begins an affair with the daughter of another clan’s retainer, her father tries to poison him but the substance instead claims an innocent victim.

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Summer of Demon Directed by Yukio Ninagawa

Awards & Festivals

Awards of the Japanese Academy

1982 | 2 nominations including: Best Supporting Actor