Tag - yakuza

Yakuza Apocalypse is the Vampire Yakuza...

Takashi Miike is an absolute maniac. He brought you such films as Ichi the Killer, Audition and 13 Assassins. And now… Yakuza Apocalypse. Now, if you are a frequent visitor to this site, doubtless you are already ready to watch this...

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Friday Misc. Mayhem: Roberta, Downton and...

A few random bits that we had leftover to help you get done with your work week. One of the most startling things that happened when I started watching a lot of British panel shows was discovering somebody I hadn’t seen in forever...

Drunken Angel: Criterion Collection (1948)...

Film: DVD: Japanese Title: Yoidore tenshi Written by: Akira Kurosawa & Keinosuke Uegusa Directed by: Akira Kurosawa Starring: Takashi Shimura, Toshirô Mifune, Reisaburo Yamamoto, Michiyo Kogure, Chieko Nakakita Features: Running audio...

Kizuna, Vol. 1 (1994) – DVD Review

Dindrane says, "The real problem with this show is not the sexuality or gender-preference of the characters, but the fact that it's just not very well-plotted. If you're desperate for some shonen-ai, or just want to see what all the fuss is...

Weekend Recommendations: DVDs

Here’s yer DVD goodness… DVD of the Week: Cinderella. One thing we can always count on from Disney is that their classic films get kickass DVD releases. Granted, they normally include sneak peeks of unnecessary animated...

The Yakuza Papers: Battles Without Honor...

Film: DVD: Written by: Kazuo Kasahara, based on a story by Koichi Iiboshi Directed by: Kinji Fukasaku Starring: Bunta Sugawara, Kunie Tanaka, Nobuo Kaneko, Takeshi Kato, Akira Kobayashi Features: All five movies in the series: Vol. 1:...