Takashi Miike (Ichi the Killer, Visitor Q, Full Metal Yakuza), the most sought after Japanese action director today delivers a haunting tale set in the Tokugawa Era.
Framed for a crime he did not commit, Eiji is subjected to the harsh realities of the Ishikawa Island prison camp. Sabu, Eiji's longtime friend, must discover who is responsible for causing Eiji's incarceration, before prison life consumes him completely.
Adapted from the classic Japanese rites of passage novel by Shugoro Yamamoto, Miike uses the work to his own purpose with his usual flair.
DVD Features: 16:9 Anamorphic Presentation, "The Making Of Sabu", Artwork, Interviews With Director Takashi Miike, An Interview With Sabu's Male Leads Tatsuya Fujiwara & Satoshi Tsumabukii, An Interview With Sabu's Female Leads Omoko Tabata & Kazue Fukiishi, Biographies & Filmographies, Original Movie Trailer, Original TV Trailer.
Spoken Languages: Japanese with English Subtitles.