Meatball Machine Kodoku

  • Director Yoshihiro Nishimura
  • Cast

    Yoji Tanaka


    Miyuki Torii

    Eihi Shiina

  • Country Japan
  • Language Japanese (English subtitles)
  • Running time 108 mins
  • Year 2017
  • Age rating 18

Yuji Noda (Yoji Tanaka) is a down-on-his-luck debt-collector. Just as he learns he’s been diagnosed with incurable cancer, the Necroborgs invade and begin turning normal, earthly citizens into ultraviolent alien cyborgs. When Noda realises his disease makes him immune to the Necroborg’s control, he might finally be able to make something of his life and save the world…

If you’ve seen a Yoshihiro Nishimura film before (Tokyo Gore Police, Vampire Girl vs. Frankenstein Girl) then you’ll likely know what to expect from this film – buckets of gore, gratuitous nudity, very offensive jokes and a splatterpunk (non)sensibility. Having already made his mark in the Meatball Machine universe with his 2007 short film Meatball Machine: Reject of Death, Nishimura well and truly puts his own stamp on this sequel to Yudai Yamaguchi’s 2005 game-changing splatterpunk horror film.

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