Daibyônin/THE LAST DANCE (1993) Japan col 116m.
Directed and written by Jûzô Itami.
Itami's real life wife, Nobuko Miyamoto, is starring in the female lead role, as per usual. She is always good acting as well as good looking. Rentarô Mikuni in the main role of the film: as a no-good adulterer and film director struck with cancer.
The film is generally harsh and sometimes discomforting, but there are also gorgeous scenes of bizarre humanity, engaging humour and scenes with…