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Tetsuo: The Iron Man


Tomorowo Taguchi, Kei Fujiwara, Nobu Kanaoka, Shinya Tsukamoto View All


Shinya Tsukamoto (Director), Shinya Tsukamoto (Writer) View All

Released: Jul. 1st, 1989
Runtime: 1 hour, 7 minutes
Tetsuo: The Iron Man is a 1989 Japanese cyberpunk film by cult-film director Shinya Tsukamoto produced by Japan Home Video. This, his third film, is an extremely graphic but also strikingly-filmed fantasy shot in the same low-budget, underground-production style as his first two films. Revolving around the transformation of people into grotesque hybrids of flesh and metal, Tetsuo is above all an overwhelming audiovisual experience, set to a...
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Make sure you enjoy those couple minutes while you have them because the film doesn't give you much time before it quickly turns into a non-stop, frantically paced film with realistic and gory visuals which follows those couple quiet minutes.