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Kimiaki Makino in Marquis De Sade's Prosperities of Vice

Marquis De Sade's Prosperities of Vice

1988 UR

In 1920s Japan, a nobleman hires an odd assortment of whores, criminals and other lowlifes to perform in his new theater, which specializes in his latest obsession: the notorious erotic writings of the Marquis de Sade. But it isn't long before his appetite for kinky thrills grows too ravenous, leading to grave consequences for all involved. Director Akio Jissoji brings a stylish flare to the proceedings in this decadent thriller.