About the film
Kirei? The Terror of Beauty
Release Date: August 21, 2004
|Production Companies||:||Nippon Shuppan Hanbai, GP Museum Soft|
|Producers||:||Hitoshi Nakajima, Kenjirô Nishi, Tomohiro Kobayashi, Tetsuya Ikeda, Fumiaki Furuya|
|Writers||:||Ikeda Rusher, Katsuya Matsumura, Kei Yuikawa|
A mentally unstable young woman named Yoshie implores a gifted plastic surgeon (Yukiko Okamoto) to make her beautiful in this disturbing Japanese psychodrama directed by Katsuya Matsumura. Although the operation is successful, Yoshie becomes even more preoccupied with beauty -- and soon draws the doctor into a horrifying world of emotional agony and masochism. The film's supporting cast includes Asuka Kurosawa, Kota Kusano and Miki Asakura.