Tag: japan

City of Life and Death Review

A powerful account of the Rape of Nanking, one of the worst atrocities of the Second World War.

Darker Than Black Vol. 1 & 2 Review

A post-apocalyptic sci-fi thriller from Tensai Okamura bears more than a resemblance to Akira. Noel Megahey reviews Manga's DVD release of the first 10 episodes.

Purple Sunset Review

From the director of Gada Meilin, Feng Xiaoning throws together a Chinese prisoner, a Russian female soldier and a Japanese schoolgirl into another epic (anti-)war movie.

Gada Meilin Review

Feng Xiaoning's historical epic of a warrior leading a people's revolt against the Kuomintang and the invading Japanese forces may lack a big budget, but has plenty of action, adventure and romance.