Tori Matsuzaka (left) and Sei Matobu in a still from Call Boy (Category III; Japanese), directed by Daisuke Miura. Yukie Sakurai and Ami Tomite co-star.

Call Boy film review: sexually explicit drama about Japanese male prostitute is more tiresome than titillating

  • Story of an emotionally detached student who becomes a gigolo is shot with all the panache of a 1990s whisky commercial
  • Tori Matsuzaka is painfully uncharismatic in the lead role
Topic |   Asian cinema: Japanese films

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Tori Matsuzaka (left) and Sei Matobu in a still from Call Boy (Category III; Japanese), directed by Daisuke Miura. Yukie Sakurai and Ami Tomite co-star.
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