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Taboo

Summary Set in 1865 in a Kyoto samurai fortress, this movie explores the homosexual attraction between young recruits and their superiors.

Taboo
Metascore Generally Favorable Based on 17 Critic Reviews
75
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 20 User Ratings
6.6
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Summary Set in 1865 in a Kyoto samurai fortress, this movie explores the homosexual attraction between young recruits and their superiors.

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Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 17 Critic Reviews
75
94% Positive
16 Reviews
6% Mixed
1 Review
0% Negative
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Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 17 Critic Reviews
75
94% Positive
16 Reviews
6% Mixed
1 Review
0% Negative
0 Reviews

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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 20 User Ratings
6.6
60% Positive
12 Ratings
25% Mixed
5 Ratings
15% Negative
3 Ratings

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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 20 User Ratings
6.6
60% Positive
12 Ratings
25% Mixed
5 Ratings
15% Negative
3 Ratings

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Production Company Oshima Productions, Shochiku, Kadokawa Shoten Publishing Co., Imagica Corp., BS Asahi, Eisei Gekijo, Bac Films, Le Studio Canal+, Recorded Picture Company (RPC)
Release Date Oct 6, 2000
Duration 1 h 40 m
Rating Unrated
Awards of the Japanese Academy
• 1 Win & 10 Nominations
Blue Ribbon Awards
• 4 Wins & 4 Nominations
Mainichi Film Concours
• 2 Wins & 2 Nominations