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    Cold Fish (2010)

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    What drives an ordinary man to murder?
    Certificate: 18
    Running Time: 146 mins
    Retail Price: £19.99
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    Content Type: Movie

    Synopsis:
    From the director of the critically acclaimed 'Love Exposure', comes the newest masterpiece from Sion Sono Shamoto runs a small tropical fish shop. His second wife, Taeko, does not get along with his daughter, Mitsuko, and this worries him. One day Mitsuko is caught shoplifting at a grocery store. There they meet a friendly man named Murata, who helps to settle things between Mitsuko and the store manager. Since Murata also runs a tropical fish shop, Shamoto establishes a bond with him and they become friends; Mitsuko even begins working for Murata and living at his house.

    What Shamoto doesn't know, however, is that Murata hides many dark secrets behind his friendly face. He sells cheap fish to his customers for high prices with his artful lies. If anyone detects his fraud or refuses to go along with his money-making schemes, they're murdered and their bodies disposed of by Murata and his wife in grisly ways. Shamoto is suddenly taken in by Murata's tactics, and by the time he realizes that Murata is insane, and a serial killer who has made over fifty people disappear, he is powerless to do anything about it. But now Mitsuko is a hostage at Murata's home, and Shamoto himself has become the killer's unwilling accomplice. Cruel murders gradually cripple his mind and finally the ordinary man is driven to the edge of the abyss.

    Special Features:
    Exclusive interview with reporter Jake Adelstein on the 'Saitama Dog Lovers Serial Murders', the inspiration behind the films
    2 Exclusive interviews with Cold Fish scriptwriter Yoshiki Takahashi on the creation of both the film and original artwork
    Theatrical trailer
    Trailers of other releases

    Related Websites:
    http://thirdwindowfilms.com/films/cold-fish

    Video Tracks:
    1080p 1.85:1 widescreen

    Audio Tracks:
    DTS-HD MA 5.1 Surround Japanese

    Subtitle Tracks:
    English

    Directed By:
    Shion Sono

    Written By:


    Starring:
    Makoto Ashikawa
    Denden
    Mitsuru Fukikoshi
    Megumi Kagurazaka
    Hikari Kajiwara
    Lorena Kotô
    Asuka Kurosawa
    Masaki Miura
    Jyonmyon Pe
    Suwaru Ryû
    Masahiko Sakata
    Tarô Suwa
    Tetsu Watanabe

    Music From:
    Tomohide Harada

    Director of Photography:
    Shinya Kimura

    Editor:
    Jun'ichi Itô

    Costume Designer:
    Satoe Araki

    Production Designer:
    Takashi Matsuzuka

    Producer:
    Yoshinori Chiba
    Toshiki Kimura

    Executive Producer:
    Akifumi Sugihara

    Distributor:
    Third Window Films

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