Tag: japan

Arrow unleash Blind Woman's Curse on Dual Format

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

See You Tomorrow, Everyone Review

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 is Shinjuku in Japan - How does it work? Why must it work?

The Wolverine Review

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

Mugen Souls Review

Chou-chou-se a different game.

Lady Snowblood Review

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

Maid Cafes - real-life Japanese RPGs? WTF?

L'arc~en~Ciel - Butterfly

The boys celebrate twenty years with album number 12.


We chat to the Tokyo foursome ahead of the release of their debut studio album in May.

Eden of the East: Movie 2 – Paradise Lost Review

One of the best anime series of recent years reaches its conclusion...

Aid for Japan - Zigfrid von Underbelly, Hoxton

TMF takes in an emotional evening as a wonderful selection of artists play for Japan's tsunami victims.

Eden of the East: Movie 1 - The King of Eden Review

The first of two movies to conclude one of the most original anime series in years...

Brother Review

There's bullets, blood, and battle, but also much beauty in Kitano's foray abroad, as Park Circus re-release the 2000 gangster movie on DVD.

RoboGeisha Review

Take Robocop, sprinkle in a little Geisha, and um...Mark Lee reviews this bizarre release.

Ju-On: White Ghost & Ju-On: Black Ghost Review

The Ju-on franchise is returned to the safety of Japanese hands in this strangely lo-fi dual release. Mark Lee reviews.