Japanese director Sion Sono’s particular strain of ultraviolent cartoon madness made a big splash stateside with the release of Why Don’t You Play In Hell?, the director’s simultaneous ode to Yakuza cinema and commercial jingles. Now, XLrator Media is bringing another one of Sono’s madcap delights to our country. Tokyo Tribe (which hits theaters and VOD on Oct. 23) is set in a futuristic Japan, where violent street gangs battle for supremacy using killer moves and killer verse. Yes, this is both a martial arts movie and a hip-hop musical. Confused?
Check out this exclusive clip from Tokyo Tribe, which promises a unique time at the movie theater.