This film is the perfection of the art. Every aspect of Gate of Hell is outstanding. It's hard to find a movie done this well. Other than just the message of this movie the acting was phenomenal. There are so many iconic scenes and dialogues throughout the movie that have become legendary in our culture. Director kept this movie at a great steady pace along with the brilliant writing and wonderful cinematography. The acting is absolutely amazing, bringed to life characters that are rich and complex. Literally, it's very, very entertaining show. From beginning to end I was immersed, and if you like well done movies I'm sure you'll experience the same. Gate of Hell is a masterpiece. This film is art, at it's very best form.... Show more
Plot summary of Gate of Hell
In 1160, during the Heian period, Lord Kiyomori and his court got into another quarrel, and his Sanjo castle was occupied by two other gentlemen in a coup d'état. Faithful samurai Moritoh Enda asks Court Lady Kesa to pose for the Lord's sisters to undermine while the Lord's true sister and father flee among the people. Then Moritoh sets out to meet Lord Kiyomon and fights to defeat his enemies and the coup fails. Lord Kiyomon rewards the warriors who helped him, and when he asks Moritoh what he wants, he asks for Kesa's hand. The Lord fulfills his wish, but soon finds out that Kesa is married to Wataru Watanabe, a samurai of the Imperial Guard. Moritoh harasses and threatens Kesa by promising to kill her husband, aunt, and her if she doesn't marry him. Kesa's decision leads the trio to a tragic fate.... Show more
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