Female Prisoner Scorpion: #701’s Grudge Song (1973)

The fourth and final of the first Female Prisoner Scorpion series, this movie has Meiko Kaji coming back to portray Nami Matsushima -- the Scorpion -- one more time. However, director Shunya Ito was replaced by Yasuharu Hasebe, who worked with Meiko on the Stray Cat Rock series. Scorpion remains on the run after the last film,… Continue reading Female Prisoner Scorpion: #701’s Grudge Song (1973)

Female Convict Scorpion: Beast Stable (1973)

After the poetically beautiful ending of the second film in the Female Convict Scorpion series, Female Prisoner Scorpion: Jailhouse 41, this film starts with sheer violence. Matsu the Scorpion (Meiko Kaji) is wanted, with her face on every wall in the city, after leading a jailbreak. As she sits silently by herself as every newspaper around her shows… Continue reading Female Convict Scorpion: Beast Stable (1973)