Denchû kozô no bôken (1987)

8mm film

A Japanese science fiction/horror film directed by Shinya Tsukamoto.

Plot Summary

A young boy is bullied at school because he has an electricity pole growing out of his back. His only friend is Momo with who shares his other secret – he has a time machine. The children are transported through time to a dystopian world 25 years in the future where they meet the Shinsengumi Vampire Gang.


Directed by: Shinya Tsukamoto
Kaijyu Theater
Written by: Shinya Tsukamoto

Kei Fujiwara
Nobu Kanaoka
N. Senba
Tomorô Taguchi
Shinya Tsukamoto

Alternative Titles

The Adventure of Denchu Kozo
The Adventure of Denchu-Kozo
– English language title
Adventures of Electric Rod Boy
– US bootleg title
Les aventures de Denchu Kozo
– French title
Le avventure del ragazzo del palo elettrico
– Italian title
Az elektromos pálcaember kalandjai
– Hungarian title
The Great Analog World
– US video title