Belladonna of Sadness
Kanashimi no Beradonna

Samuel Goldwyn Films
Show More

Comments (1)

Ariel avatar
Ariel

Such a beautifully animated movie for the 1970's with amazing music that transports you into the heart of the era. At times a heartbreaking and emotional experience but it all builds into the greater journey and overarching lesson the film has to tell.

Related videos

The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness - A Year with the Brilliant Minds at Studio Ghibli
The birthplace of classic anime films such as Hayao Miyazaki's Spirited Away and Princess Mononoke, Studio Ghibli occupies a near legendary position in film history. Granted unfettered access to the notoriously insular studio, this revealing documentary follows the three men who are the lifeblood of Ghibli -- producer Toshio Suzuki,…
Manga Mad - Comics and Anime in Japan
Comics and anime are the biggest pop culture in Japan. Manga are for adults, not only children. Politicians, office ladies and salarymen read them. Racy sexual and violent fantasies, beyond censorship, are given free reign in the world of manga. Obsessive fans are called Otaku. Electric town, Akihabara, Tokyo, comic…
A Letter to Momo - Momo e no tegami
From the creators of Ghost in the Shell comes a wonderfully expressive and beautifully hand-drawn animated tale that combines bursts of whimsy and kinetic humor with deeply felt emotion and drama. The last time Momo saw her father they had a fight - and now all she has left to…
Otaku No Video
An outrageous mockumentary that combines animation with strange interviews of animation fans.
In Love We Trust
A divorced couple learns that the only way to save their terminally ill daughter, Hehe, is to have another child. Now both remarried, Mei Zhu and Xiao Lu are forced to put their current relationships in danger. Will this passionate affair destroy their new marriages? In Love We Trust is…
Pecoross' Mother and Her Days - Pekorosu no Haha ni Ai ni Iku
Critically acclaimed in Japan as one of the Best Movies of 2013, PECOROSS' MOTHER AND HER DAYS is a heart-warming comedy following a middle-aged comic artist, Pecoross, and his mother, Mitsue, who suffers from dementia after her husband passed 10 years before. Based on the autobiographical comic by Yuuichi Okano.…
Key of Life
A case of stolen identity and one determined bride-to-be intersect in this comedic escapade from famed Japanese filmmaker Kenji Uchida. As the truth about Kondo, Sakurai and Kanae comes to light, they must scramble to resolve the chaos of this topsy turvy chain of events. Official Selection - Toronto Int'l…
City Of Life And Death
On December 9, 1937, the Imperial Japanese Army laid siege to the Chinese capital of Nanking, beginning a reign of terror that killed as many as 300,000 civilians -- an infamous tragedy now referred to as the Rape of Nanking. The first big-budget fiction film by the Chinese to deal…
The Sicilian Girl
In line with the recent wave of acclaimed mob dramas from Italy such as Gomorrah and the Oscar(r) Nominated Il Divo, The Sicilian Girl recounts the true crime story of mafia daughter Rita Atria, who took her life into her hands to break the code of silence and testify against…
Padre Padrone
Follows the story of young, barely literate shepherd boy Gavino who lives under the thumb of his tyrannical peasant father. He is ultimately rescued from his family and his isolated lifestyle by a call to military service, eventually emerging as a brilliant linguist and scholar. Based on the book by…
Riding Bean
Bean Bandit is the top courier in the Chicago area, and a man who isn't shy about operating on the wrong side of the law. Of course, his clients must also pay a pretty penny for his speedy services. Unfortunately, Bean's reputation catches up with him when he is framed…
The Dinner - I nostri ragazzi
Based on the New York Times bestselling novel, THE DINNER turns an ordinary meal among family into a taut morality play as the limits of polite society are tested and two brothers discover just how little they know about each other. To Massimo, a gutsy defense attorney, the monthly dinners…