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3.9
595 Ratings

Youth of the Beast

Yajû no seishun

Directed by Seijun Suzuki
Japan, 1963
Action, Crime, Thriller

Synopsis

When a mysterious stranger muscles into two rival yakuza gangs, Tokyo’s underworld explodes with violence. Youth of the Beast was a breakthrough for director Seijun Suzuki, introducing the flamboyant colors, hallucinatory images, and striking compositions that would become his trademark.

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Youth of the Beast Directed by Seijun Suzuki

Awards & Festivals

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2008

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