Trailer for "Platonic Sex"
By Kevin Ouellette on March 25, 2008 at 8:00pm EDT
Trailer for Masako Matsuura’s 2001 movie Platonic Sex, which was based on the autobiography of AV actress Ai Iijima.
Plot: When Aoi (Saki Kagami) is gang-raped by her classmates and kicked out of her home by her own parents she sees no reason to continue living. Before she commits suicide, however, she receives an email on her cellphone from a man named Toshi (Joe Odagiri) addressed to a girl named Ai. The message simply thanks the girl for being alive, but this specific message has an effect on Aoi and she decides to keep on living. Without many options, Aoi resorts to everything from paid dating to porn to earn money and meets a lot of less than reputable characters. Throughout it all though she looks toward Toshi as her hope for happiness and the two form a relationship.