- Staff Picks
- February 27, 2021
Le cut-up populaire. Review by Julius C. Lacking.
Kôji Wakamatsu’s 1967 horror film inspired by the Richard Speck nurse murders is still shocking decades later.
Sweet Candy Power (Good Charamel Records). Review by Carl F. Gauze.
Exterminate the cockroaches and secure the future !
A confusing and idiosyncratic movie about a communist cell in 1950’s Japan and where they ended up in 1970.
Japanese female revenge women-in-prison movies have never been so graphic.
Pray For Death‘s protagonist goes total Kung Fu on the bad guys leaving us with a weird mix of On the Waterfront meets Ran.
A failed actor swaps places with a professional killer who then falls in love with a driven woman in this plot driven romantic comedy from Japan.
An arty and eerie horror film fuses western and eastern ideas of vampirism and looks totally cool as well.
A little-known 1998 teenage romance Manga gets a reissue.
Eternal Spring (Vaudeville Park). Review by Ben Varkentine.
Screen Review by Leo Oiler