Empire of Passion

Empire of Passion

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In feudal Japan a young soldier begins an intense affair with an older married woman. Driven by passion, obsession and jealousy they decide to violently murder her husband and dispose of the body in a nearby well. Claiming her husband is working away from home the couple carry on their affair in secret. Three years later her husband returns from the dead to haunt the illicit couple, feeding off their guilt and pushing them deeper into the dark realms of insanity.
Starring Kazuko Yoshiyuki, Tatsuya Fuji, Takahiro Tamura
Director Nagisa Oshima