Genocide Genocide
  • Japan
  • 1968
  • 84 minutes
  • Color
  • 2.45:1
  • Japanese
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The insects are taking over in this nasty piece of disaster horror directed by Kazui Nihonmatsu. A group of military personnel transporting a hydrogen bomb are left to figure out how and why swarms of killer bugs took down their plane; the answer is more deliriously nihilistic—and convoluted—than you could imagine. Also known as War of the Insects, Genocide enacts a cracked doomsday scenario like no other.

Cast

Yoshito NagumoKeisuke Sonoi
Joji AkiyamaYusuke Kawazu
YukariEmi Shindo
Junko KomuraReiko Hitomi
Nagumo’s assistantEriko Sono
AnnabelleKathy Horan
CharlyChico Roland
Lieutenant Colonel GordonRalph Jesser

Credits

DirectorKazui Nihonmatsu
Produced byTsuneo Kosumi
ScreenplaySusumu Takaku
Story byKingen Amada
CinematographyShizuo Hirase
Production designNobutaka Yoshino
EditorAkimitsu Terada
MusicShunsuke Kikuchi

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