(C)1994 Bandai Visual, OFFICE KITANO

Japan, 1995, 110 minutes

Director: Takeshi Kitano
Production: OFFICE KITANO,Bandai Visual
Producer: Masayuki Mori,Hisano Nabeshima,Taiko Yoshida
Screenplay: Takeshi Kitano
Cinematographer: Katsumi Yanagishima
Editor: Takeshi Kitano,Yoshinori Oota
Leading Players:
Dankan, 'Beat' Takeshi, Tokie Hidari, Shouji Kobayashi



STORY

Asao and women just do not mix. From dusk to dawn, all he thinks about is doing the dirty deed. One morning, Asao wakes up from a vision of a man doing it with a gorgeous, righteous woman in his super slick car. Asao is convinced; beautiful ladies love a man with a car. He goes straight to a very exclusive car dealer and asks, "do you have a car I can have ca sex in. " He sits in the car and grabs on the wheel feeling the comfort level but his biggest concern is money. Reality check. Asao drives away from the dealer with a super tiny auto. Confident in getting together with a girl, Asao cruise for chicks in his newly acquired "machine." Far from his expectations, he is turned down left and right. On top of being rejected, Asao's machine is crushed by a dump truck.

Feeling a little down, he looks up into the sky and sees a jumbo airplane. Asao's imagination goes to work as he visions a first class passenger getting special treatment from the flight attendant. Popular guy = First class passenger = guy with money. Asao inspired with the notion of money thinks of a plan to rob a bank.

Having failed in everything, Asao comes up with another inspiration. By becoming a famous actor, women will be begging to have sex with him. He goes to an audition and lands a part in a movie. Unhappy with the minor part, Asao attempts to establish himself on the screen by popping up in unwanted places and gets no respect. By a freak accident (which Asao is a part of) the lead actor falls ill and is replaced by Asao. Asao is blessed with a chance of a life time but he screws this up too.

Asao dazed from all this experience is approached by a questionable looking doctor with a banner, "Party to promote invisible man" and is persuaded to join in on the experiment but ...