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Catch ICHI THE KILLER out on Blu-ray March 20th!

Ichi the Killer Blu-ray

The Movie

Synopsis

Known as an auteur of the extreme, Miike took the ultra-violent gangster film to new heights with the visceral, bloody, and often hilarious Ichi the Killer, which has since endured as one of the most influential pieces of genre filmmaking of the last two decades. Based on the manga  Ichin the Killer by Hideo Yamamoto, the film follows Kakihara (Tadanobu Asano), a notoriously sadistic yakuza enforcer whose search for his boss’ killer brings him into the orbit of a demented costumed assassin known as Ichi (Nao Ohmori).

Directed By: Takashi Miike

Written By:  Sakichi Satô (screenplay), & Hideo Yamamoto (manga)

Starring: Tadanobu Asano (Kakihara), Nao Ohmori (Ichi), Shin’ya Tsukamoto (Jijii), Paulyn Sun (Karen), Susumu Terajima (Suzuki), Shun Sugata (Takayama), Tôru Tezuka (Fujiwara), Yoshiki Arizono (Nakazawa), Kiyohiko Shibukawa (Ryu Long), and more.

Genre: Action, Comedy, & Crime

Rating: R

Runtime: 128 Minutes

Blu-ray Details

Audio

  • Japanese: DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
  • Japanese: Dolby Digital 2.0

Video

  • Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
  • Resolution: 1080p
  • Aspect ratio: 1.85:1
  • Original aspect ratio: 1.85:1
  • Subtitles: English

Special Features

  • Audio Commentary with Director Takashi Miike & Manga Artist/Writer Hideo Yamamoto
  • Still Gallery
  • Trailer

Catch Ichi the Killer out on Blu-ray March 20, 2018!