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Why Don't You Play in Hell

Why Don't You Play in Hell

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Master filmmaker Sion Sono (LOVE EXPOSURE; COLD FISH) describes his frenzied, gleeful new masterpiece as an action film about the love of 35mm. Based on a screenplay he wrote nearly fifteen years ago, WHY DON'T YOU PLAY IN HELL? is among Sono's very best work, as his trademark excess and outrageousness is infused with an affection for the previous century of Japanese cinema. This is Sion Sono with his talent and unique vision completely unleashed. There's a war going on, but that won't stop the inexperienced but eager wannabe film crew the F Bombers from following their dreams of making the ultimate action epic. Ten years ago, yakuza mid-boss Ikegami led an assault against rival don Muto. Now, on the eve of his revenge, all Muto wants to do is complete his masterpiece, a feature film with his daughter in the starring role, before his wife is released from prison. And the F Bombers are standing by with the chance of a lifetime: To film a real, live yakuza battle to the death on 35mm! Endlessly irreverent and wildly, hilariously visceral, WHY DON'T YOU PLAY IN HELL? is a Tarantino-esque ode to the yakuza films of yore, and features an over-the-top, blood-soaked finale for the ages.

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    Title: Why Don't You Play in Hell
    Genre: Action / Adventure, Foreign-Japanese
    Starring: Tak Sakaguchi, Jun Kunimura, Matthew Ashford, Chris Boyd, Francesca Cappucci, Shinichi Tsutsumi, Holly Marie Combs, Charmaine Cruz, Jimmy Dineen, Shannen Doherty
    Director: Sion Sono
    Attributes: Widescreen
    Release Date: 1/27/2015
    Original Year: 2013
    Product Type: DVD
    Rated: TVMA
    Catalog #: 4589
    UPC: 883476145891
    Item #: 1384050X

    Technical Information

    Street Date: 1/27/2015
    Original Language: ENG
    Closed Caption: Yes
    Run Time: 129 minutes
    Studio: Drafthouse