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I Wish......all films were as nice as this one ..

Advantages: Refreshingly sweet and innocent
Disadvantages: Subtitles

Star – Japanese kids Genre – World Cinema Run Time – 128 minutes Certificate – PG Country – Japan Awards – 5 Wins & 9 Nominations Amazon –£8.68 DVD £9.99 Blue Ray = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = Due to Ciao’s bizarre new suggestion rules to get ...

thedevilinme 24.08.2016 · Read full review
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Review of I Wish (DVD)

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As flabby as the airship but typical Japanese naughtiness

Advantages: Different
Disadvantages: Bloated

Genre – World Cinema > Drama/Comedy Run Time – 110 minutes Certificate – 18 Country – Japan Awards – 1 Wins & 4 Nominations Amazon – £8.61 DVD (Blue Ray £18.17) = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = When it comes to sex and porn the Japanese are a ...

thedevilinme 13.07.2016 · Read full review
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Review of R100 (DVD)

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Battle Royale 5 : A Teachers revenge.

Advantages: Good acting
Disadvantages: Bit sicko

Star – Hideake Ito Genre – Psycho Drama Run Time – 128 minutes Certificate – 18 Country – Japan Awards – 3 Nominations Amazon – £8.16 DVD (Blue Ray £9.74) = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = Japanese director Takashi Mike makes some great movies ...

thedevilinme 09.04.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Lessons of Evil (DVD)

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Sushi action! Sushi Erotica! Sushi Violence!

Advantages: Absolutely hilarious, easy to follow plot, characters you'll enjoy seeing die
Disadvantages: Can see the strings in some places, but it adds to the B-movie feel

*Film only review When it comes to bizarre Japanese cinema, there are certain names that stand out head and shoulders above the rest - Sono, Shimizu, and Iguchi for example - as true masters of the WTF-esque. I think over the last few years, I've watched ...

Nymphypig 29.01.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Dead Sushi (DVD)

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Greatful Dead: or, Where I Review Another Bloody Black Comedy

Advantages: Never whimisical or gets lost in blood; superb performances; hits the right tone
Disadvantages: First half is perhaps the strongest; subtitles for those that don't like them

... This is a rather oddly titled film, or I should say a rather oddly spelt film And even having watched the film I’m really not sure entirely why the title of this film is Greatful and not Grateful Dead, maybe they didn’t want search engines coming ...

GenerallyInterested 23.08.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Greatful Dead (Blu-ray)

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