Rampo Noir (2005)
aka Ranpo jigoku
Genre: Horror Anthology
Country: Japan | Directors:
Akio Jissôji … (story “Kagami jigoku”)
Atsushi Kaneko … (story “Mushi”)
Hisayasu Satô … (story “Imomushi”)
Suguru Takeuchi … (story “Kasei no unga”)
Language: Japanese | Subtitles: English (Optional, embedded in Mkv file)
Aspect ratio: Widescreen 1.85:1 | Length: 134mn
Dvdrip H264 Mkv – 1024×554 – 29.970fps – 2.45gb
This four-part anthology takes its cue from the short fiction of legendary horror writer Edogawa Rampo.
Mars Canal – Within absolute silence, a naked man wanders through a dark and depressing landscape recalling the excruciating details of his last encounter with his former lover.
Mirror Hell – When a series of women are discovered with their faces burnt and skulls charred, a young detective investigates, discovering that a unique hand mirror is always found at the scene.
Caterpillar – A war hero returns home with no limbs and only his eyesight remaining. His beautiful wife, tired of taking care of him, turns to torturing her crippled husband for amusement.
Crawling Bugs – A sexy actress is returning home from a successful night on stage, until her limo driver decides that she should be coming home with him.