DVD365.net
Massacre Gun (1967) artwork

Massacre Gun (1967)

Thursday 2nd April 2015

Released on dual format DVD and Blu-Ray by Arrow Films on 6th April 2015, genre icon Jô Shishido stars in Massacre Gun, the tense and violent yakuza yarn from genre stalwart and Seijun Suzuki's former assistant, Yasuharu Hasebe.
Jô Shishido, Tatsuya Fuji, Jirô Okazaki
Yasuharu Hasebe
Arrow Video
Unknown
06/04/2015

Released on dual format DVD and Blu-Ray by Arrow Films on 6th April 2015, genre icon Jô Shishido stars in Massacre Gun, the tense and violent yakuza yarn from genre stalwart and Seijun Suzuki's former assistant, Yasuharu Hasebe (Female Prisoner Scorpion: #701's Grudge Song).

Shishido stars as Kuroda, a mob hitman who turns on his employers after being forced to execute his lover. Joining forces with his similarly wronged brothers, hot-headed Eiji (Tatsuya Fuji, In the Realm of the Senses) and aspiring boxer Saburô (Jirô Okazaki, Stray Cat Rock: Sex Hunter), the trio escalate their mob retaliation to all-out turf war where no one will stop until one faction emerges victorious.

Strikingly violent for the period and gorgeously photographed in monochrome like genre siblings Branded to Kill and A Colt is My Passport (Shishido's other films from 1967), Massacre Gun is a bold iteration on the genre featuring some stunning compositions and the assured direction of Hasebe.

  • Limited Edition Blu-ray (3000 copies only)
  • Restored High Definition Blu-ray (1080p) and Standard Definition DVD presentation, on Blu-ray for the first time in the world!
  • Original uncompressed mono PCM audio
  • Newly translated English subtitles
  • Brand new interview with star Jô Shishido
  • Interview with renowned critic and historian Tony Rayns
  • Original theatrical trailer
  • Gallery featuring rare promotional images
  • Reversible sleeve featuring original and newly commissioned artwork by Ian MacEwan
  • Booklet featuring new writing on the film by Japanese cinema expert Jasper Sharp, newly illustrated by Ian MacEwan and featuring original archive stills

Please note - Disc special features are subject to change, may differ from format to format and/or may differ from region to region.

The Emoji Movie artwork

The Emoji Movie

DVDBD4K-UHD25/10/2017

Unlocking the never-before-seen secret world inside your smartphone, it's time to express yourself when Sony Pictures Animation's The Emoji Movie arrives for the first time on 4K Ultra-HD, ...
Detectorists artwork

Detectorists

DVDBD10/11/2017

Micky Flanagan artwork

Micky Flanagan

DVDBD05/10/2017

Jungle artwork

Jungle

DVDBD22/11/2017

War for the Planet of the ... artwork

War for the Planet of the ...

DVDBD3D-BD4K-UHD10/10/2017

American Assassin artwork

American Assassin

DVDBD4K-UHD16/11/2017

The Party artwork

The Party

DVDBD14/12/2017

From acclaimed British filmmaker Sally Potter, friendships and political convictions are called into question in the The Party, the hilarious comedy of tragic proportions, released on DVD and Blu-ray 19th February ...
The Snowman artwork

The Snowman

DVDBD13/12/2017

Renegades artwork

Renegades

DVD13/12/2017

Everything Everything artwork
Revolt artwork

Revolt

DVD13/12/2017

Amazon Women on the Moon artwork

Money Monster

Features02/09/2016

In the real-time, high stakes thriller Money Monster, George Clooney and Julia Roberts star as financial TV host Lee Gates and his producer Patty, who are put in an extreme situation when an irate ...

Talented Mr. Ripley

Review08/11/2000

When Tom Ripley is sent to Europe to retrieve a rich and spoiled millionaire playboy Dickie he falls for the luxury lifestyle and wants in.

Black Books

Review14/10/2004

Bernard Black returns for another series as the owner of Black Books. Being as grumpy as ever, will Manny finally manage to leave the shop for good?
"Love and work, work and love, that's all there is."
The Intern (2015)

Rise Of The Footsoldier 3

DVDBD05/12/2017108

Nut Job 2

DVDBD3D-BD08/12/201787

Captain Underpants

DVDBD14/12/201787

Despicable Me 3

DVDBD3D-BD4K-UHD13/12/201784

Broken City

DVDBDNOTES12/12/20173434

Fast Girls

DVDBDNOTES11/12/20171554

The Ghost

DVDBDNOTES13/12/20171442

Escape Plan

DVDBDNOTES14/12/20171376

Racing Stripes

DVD14/12/20172242

Austin Powers

DVD08/12/20171297

The Simpsons

DVD08/12/2017782

#TheParty available #DVD #BluRay 19th February by Spirit Entertainment
DVD365.net

The Apartment

BD04/10/2017

Living The Dream

DVD04/12/2017

The Dark Tower

DVDBD4K-UHD17/11/2017

The Simpsons

DVD21/11/2017

Get a free daily news update. DVD365.net works with the Amazon Alexa flash briefing skill