Tag: japan

Nintendo is Genius

Nintendo is Genius

Nintendo and genius are intertwined

The Life of Oharu

The Life of Oharu

Kenji Mizoguchi's breakthrough classic, The Life of Oharu, finally comes to Blu Ray thanks to Criterion, Ben Pinsent dives into this melancholy tale

In conversation: Shonen Knife

In conversation: Shonen Knife

The Japanese pop punk favourite's driving force, Naoko Yamano, answers our questions around her band’s new album Adventure.

Hiroshima Mon Amour

Hiroshima Mon Amour

Alain Resnais' hauntingly beautiful Hiroshima Mon Amour is gorgeously restored and is a stunner.

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya

Isao Takahata's, The Tale of the Princess Kaguya comes to Blu-ray from StudioCanal.

Mugen Souls Z

Mugen Souls Z

Peon bible.

Arrow unleash Blind Woman's Curse on Dual Format

Arrow unleash Blind Woman's Curse on Dual Format

A Japanese cult classic gets its first home viewing release in the UK.

Toukiden: The Age of Demons

Toukiden: The Age of Demons

You Oni Live Twice.

See You Tomorrow, Everyone

See You Tomorrow, Everyone

The story of a boy who dreams small from Japanese director Yoshihiro Nakamura (Fish Story). Dave reviews the Third Window Film DVD release...

The World's Busiest: Train Station

The World's Busiest: Train Station

The World’s Busiest Train Station is Shinjuku in Japan - How does it work? Why must it work?

Time and Eternity

Time and Eternity

Towa defense.

The Wolverine

The Wolverine

It's samurai steel versus adamantium claws in this worthy follow-up to the original X-Men trilogy

Mugen Souls

Mugen Souls

Chou-chou-se a different game.

Lady Snowblood

Lady Snowblood

Arrow release a stunning reproduction of Toshiya Fujita's highly influential and much underrated 1973 film and its 1974 sequel on Blu-ray for the first time.

Japan - An Outsider's View From The Inside-Out

Japan - An Outsider's View From The Inside-Out

Maid Cafes - real-life Japanese RPGs? WTF?