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The Films Of Sion Sono

Sion Sono (born 1961) is a Japanese filmmaker, author and poet. He is by no means immune to the Japanese love for perverse eroticism and has …

The Films Of Teruo Ishii

Ishii (1924 – 2005) is known in the West for his superhero series, the Super Giant films, as well as for guro although, in fact, his …

Guro In Film

All artistic movements develop, and guro is no exception. Tsukioka Yoshitoshi and Utagawa Kuniyoshi would probably be amazed to see what is being done today that …

History Of Guro

The history of ero guro nansensu may surprise those who think of Japanese culture as monolithic and sedate. In fact, there are noticeable comparisons between Japan …

What Is Guro?

Guro is not, whatever impression may have been given in some quarters, another word for pornography – or even erotica. Nor is it, as some have …