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[Japanese Cinema] Prophecy

Based on the manga of the same name by Tsutsui Tetsuya, Prophecy [Yokokuhan] (2015), directed by master of mystery and thriller Nakamura Yoshino, gives us a glimpse at the makings of a vigilante and asks us just what of society do we want? Continue reading


[Japanese Cinema] The Mole Song: Undercover Agent Reiji

Miike Takashi, one of the biggest names in Japanese cinema, is back with the wacky and, at times, down-right bizarre yakuza-centric comedy, The Mole Song: Undercover Agent Reiji. Continue reading

[Japanese Cinema] The Complex

Hideo Nakata – director of j-horror classics The Ring and Dark Water – makes his long awaited (and for some much anticipated) return to the genre with the unsettling hit, The Complex, to remind us what it was about old school Japanese horror that made it so terrifying . Continue reading