KOSHIKEI (1968)

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  • DEATH BY HANGING Alternative

Synopsis

Black comedy. A Korean student in Japan is to be executed for the rape and murder of a Japanese girl. When he is found to still be alive after the hanging, the authorities try to extract a second confession despite the fact that the student has lost his memory.

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