Geddes Japanese Movie Series: An Actor's Revenge

  • Starts: 6:30 pm on Wednesday, October 5, 2016
This story happened during the Edo Period. Yukinojo, an onnagata (a male actor who plays female roles) in Kabuki theater, seeks revenge on the three men who caused his parents’ death. The plot includes the daughter of one of Yukinojo's targets, two master thieves, and a swordsman who himself is out to kill Yukinojo. “An Eccentric Masterpiece.” (Elliot Stein, Village Voice). Director: Ichikawa, Kon   Movie Time: 113 minutes
Location:
CAS 533B, 685-725 Commonwealth Ave.