Categories

Pigs and Battleships (Blu-Ray and DVD Edition)

Pigs and Battleships (Blu-Ray and DVD Edition)
£8.99  

With this, his fifth film, Shhei Imamura finally answered his true calling as Japanese cinemas most dedicated and brilliant chronicler of societys underbelly with the astonishing Pigs and Battleships [Buta to gunkan]. A riotous portrait of sub-Yakuza gangsters battling for control of the local pork business in a U.S. Navy-occupied coastal town (Yokosuka), Imamura conjures a chaotic world of petty thugs, young love, tough-headed women, and underworld hypochondria, with one of the most unforgettable climaxes ever to grace the screen. Featuring dynamic black-and-white Scope cinematography, the directors typically sly sense of social commentary, and a host of outstanding performances (including Jitsuko Yoshimura from Onibaba), Pigs and Battleships immediately became a cornerstone of the Japanese New Wave and remains perhaps Imamuras most sheerly entertaining work. Special Dual Format Release Including Blu-Ray & DVD Versions Of The Film: Exclusively restored high-definition master from the original camera negative (1080p on Blu-ray) Stolen Desire [Nusumareta yokuj] (1958), Imamuras debut feature for Nikkatsu in a new high-definition transfer [93 minutes] (1080p on Blu-ray) Newly translated English subtitles for both films A booklet featuring essays on both films by Tony Rayns and rare stills

Check stock and price


Save to favourites

Pigs and Battleships (Blu-Ray and DVD Edition)

Most popular BluRay in Masters of Cinema

'Pigs and Battleships (Blu-Ray and DVD Edition)' is from the BluRay category
The Birth of a Nation (Masters of Cinema)
The Birth of a Nation (Masters of Cinema)
£11.49
Frau Im Mond (Woman in the Moon) - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
Frau Im Mond (Woman in the Moon) - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
£11.49
Wild River
Wild River
£11.99
Punishment Park [Masters of Cinema] (Dual Format Blu-ray + DVD edition)
Punishment Park [Masters of Cinema] (Dual Format Blu-ray + DVD edition)
£11.49
Man of the West
Man of the West
£11.99
The Tarnished Angels
The Tarnished Angels
£11.49
Computer Chess - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
Computer Chess - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
£10.49
Pickup On South Street
Pickup On South Street
£12.99
Youth of the Beast
Youth of the Beast
£10.49
Diary of a Lost Girl
Diary of a Lost Girl
£11.49
Faust - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
Faust - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
£11.49
Le Beau Serge
Le Beau Serge
£11.49

Most popular BluRay

Most popular Masters of Cinema

'Pigs and Battleships (Blu-Ray and DVD Edition)' is made by Masters of Cinema
The Birth of a Nation (Masters of Cinema)
The Birth of a Nation (Masters of Cinema)
£11.49
Frau Im Mond (Woman in the Moon) - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
Frau Im Mond (Woman in the Moon) - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
£11.49
Wild River
Wild River
£11.99
Punishment Park [Masters of Cinema] (Dual Format Blu-ray + DVD edition)
Punishment Park [Masters of Cinema] (Dual Format Blu-ray + DVD edition)
£11.49
Man of the West
Man of the West
£11.99
The Tarnished Angels
The Tarnished Angels
£11.49
Computer Chess - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
Computer Chess - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
£10.49
Pickup On South Street
Pickup On South Street
£12.99
Youth of the Beast
Youth of the Beast
£10.49
Diary of a Lost Girl
Diary of a Lost Girl
£11.49
Faust - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
Faust - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
£11.49
Le Beau Serge
Le Beau Serge
£11.49

Most popular Masters of Cinema

Pigs and Battleships (Blu-Ray and DVD Edition) on other UK sites

Pigs and Battleships (Blu-Ray and DVD Edition)
£8.99
With this, his fifth film, Shhei Imamura finally answered his true calling as Japanese cinemas most dedicated and brilliant chronicler of societys underbelly with the astonishing Pigs and Battleships [Buta to gunkan]. A riotous portrait of sub-Yakuza gangsters battling for control of the local pork business in a U.S. Navy-occupied coastal town (Yokosuka), Imamura conjures a chaotic world of petty 
Pigs and Battleships/Stolen Desire
£9.15
Two films by Japanese New Wave director Sh 

Pigs and Battleships (Blu-Ray and DVD Edition) on other UK sites

Brands

Thank you for visiting Pigs and Battleships (Blu-Ray and DVD Edition) on bananacorner.co.uk

We bring the products from many websites to one website for you to search, save and compare.