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The critical establishment was clearly not prepared to accept a woman's prison film featuring former prostitutes recovering from venereal diseases, unwanted pregnancies, and estranged lovers. With its cat fights, hysterical tantrums, film noir lighting, and dramatic music, White Beast is indicative of the new influences of the Hollywood psychological thriller on Naruse. Caged (John Cromwell, 1950)...

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Directed by

Mikio Naruse

Written by

Mikio Naruse (Writer)
Motosada Nishiki (Writer)

Runtime

97 minutes

Country

Japan

Language

Japanese

Cast

Keywords

prison women's prison