Year: 2012 Alternate titles: Lesson of the Evil, Aku no Kyōten, 悪の教典, Director: Takashi Miike Cast: Hideaki Ito, Takayuki Yamada, Mitsuru Fukikoshi, Takehiro Hira, Shota Sometani Themes: Bloodshed, Murder, Sociopaths, Controversial, Violence, Gore, Black Humour You have to take your… Read More ›
J-Horror & Asian
The Story. Imagine what would happen if you threw Poe inspired Japanese writer Edogawa Rampo (the story here is apparently influenced by his work), Todd Browning’s Freaks, a melodrama about lost love and revenge and The Island of Doctor Moreau… Read More ›
Arrow Video Presents DVD/Blu-ray Combo: Blind Woman’s Curse, The Tattooed Swordswoman, Kaidan nobori ryû (1970).
The story. The story begins with Akemi Tachibana (Meiko Kaji) embroiled in a furious sword fight with an unknown male aggressor. She kills the man- after his sister gets involved and is caught in the crossfire (the sister accidently getting… Read More ›
J-horror pioneer, Hideo Nakata, is a director who for me personally has a lot to live up to; given that he is one of the few horror directors who has actually managed to scare the living hell out of me… Read More ›