The Crimson Kimono

Film, Thrillers

Time Out says

Fuller developing his theme of urban alienation: landscape, culture and sexual confusion are all juxtaposed, forcing the Japanese-born detective (who, along with his buddy, is on the hunt for a burlesque queen murderer) into a nightmare of isolation and jealousy. Some fine set pieces - like the disciplined Kendo fight that degenerates into sadistic anarchy - and thoughtful camera-work serve to illustrate Fuller's gift for weaving a poetic nihilism out of his journalistic vision of urban crime.

Details

Release details

Duration:
82 mins

Cast and crew

Director:
Samuel Fuller
Screenwriter:
Samuel Fuller
Cast:
Victoria Shaw
Glenn Corbett
James Shigeta
Anna Lee
Paul Dubov
Jaclynne Greene