Female Prisoner #701 - Scorpion

20/11/2006
  |  Book Tickets: 23/01/2011
  |  Buy to Own: 06/04/2009
  |  87 min
Rated 18 by the BBFC

Synopsis

Japanese thriller that inspired Quentin Tarantino's 'Kill Bill'. Matsu (Meiko Kaji), known as 'Scorpion', lands in prison thanks to the evil manipulations of an ex-boyfriend. Through her suffering at the hands of the jailers and other prisoners, director Shunya Ito creates a portrait of a woman who is full of strength, beauty and an honour which outshines her peers and the cage within which she's contained.

Contains strong sexual violence, violence and sex
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