Takashi Miike

DEAD OR ALIVE TRILOGY #3: DEAD OR ALIVE: FINAL [2002]: On Dual Format Now

DEAD OR ALIVE TRILOGY #3: DEAD OR ALIVE: FINAL [2002]: On Dual Format Now

Japan AVAILABLE ON DUAL FORMAT BLU-RAY AND DVD: NOW, from ARROW VIDEO, in the DEAD OR ALIVE TRILOGY BOXSET RUNNING TIME: 87 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic [read on…]

DEAD OR ALIVE TRILOGY #2: DEAD OR ALIVE 2: BIRDS [2000]: On Dual Format Now

DEAD OR ALIVE TRILOGY #2: DEAD OR ALIVE 2: BIRDS [2000]: On Dual Format Now

AKA DEDDO OA ARAIBU: TOBOSHA Japan AVAILABLE ON DUAL FORMAT BLU-RAY AND DVD: NOW, from ARROW VIDEO, in the DEAD OR ALIVE TRILOGY BOXSET RUNNING TIME: 97 min REVIEWED BY: [read on…]

DEAD OR ALIVE TRILOGY #1: DEAD OR ALIVE [1999]: On Dual Format Now

DEAD OR ALIVE TRILOGY #1: DEAD OR ALIVE [1999]: On Dual Format Now

AKA DEDDO OA ARAIBU: HANZAISGA Japan AVAILABLE ON DUAL FORMAT BLU-RAY AND DVD: NOW, from ARROW VIDEO, in the DEAD OR ALIVE TRILOGY BOXSET RUNNING TIME: 105 min REVIEWED BY: [read on…]

BLACK SOCIETY TRILOGY #3: LEY LINES [1999]: On Dual Format 16th January

BLACK SOCIETY TRILOGY #3: LEY LINES [1999]: On Dual Format 16th January

AKA NIHON KUROSHAKAI Japan ON DUAL FORMAT BLU-RAY AND DVD: 16TH JAN, from ARROW VIDEO in their BLACK SOCIETY TRILOGY SET RUNNING TIME: 105 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official [read on…]

BLACK SOCIETY TRILOGY #2: RAINY DOG [1997]: On Dual Format 16th January

BLACK SOCIETY TRILOGY #2: RAINY DOG [1997]: On Dual Format 16th January

AKA GOKUDO KUROSHAKAI Japan ON DUAL FORMAT BLU-RAY AND DVD: 16TH JAN, from ARROW VIDEO in their BLACK SOCIETY TRILOGY SET RUNNING TIME: 96 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official [read on…]

BLACK SOCIETY TRILOGY #1: SHINJUKU TRIAD SOCIETY [1995]: On Dual Format 16th January

BLACK SOCIETY TRILOGY #1: SHINJUKU TRIAD SOCIETY [1995]: On Dual Format 16th January

AKA SHINJUKU KURO SHAKAI CHAINA MAFIA SENSO Japan ON DUAL FORMAT BLU-RAY AND DVD: 16TH JAN, from ARROW VIDEO in their BLACK SOCIETY TRILOGY SET RUNNING TIME: 104 min REVIEWED [read on…]

AUDITION [1999]: on Dual Format Steelbook and Blu-ray now

AUDITION [1999]: on Dual Format Steelbook and Blu-ray now

AKA ODISHON Japan/Korea AVAILABLE ON DUAL FORMAT STEELBOOK AND BLU-RAY: NOW, from ARROW VIDEO RUNNING TIME: 115 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic     Shigeharu Aoyama, a [read on…]

YAKUZA APOCALYPSE (2015) aka Gokudou Daisensou

YAKUZA APOCALYPSE (2015) aka Gokudou Daisensou

YAKUZA APOCALYPSE (2015) aka Gokudou Daisensou Directed by Takashi Miike Japanese and English Language with Subtitles In UK cinemas on 6th January 2016 only Kagayama, a young Yakuza protege, is [read on…]

THE HAPPINESS OF THE KATAKURIS [2001]: on Dual Format now

THE HAPPINESS OF THE KATAKURIS [2001]: on Dual Format now

JAPAN AKA KATAKURI-KE KOFUKU AVAILABLE ON DUAL FORMAT BLU-RAY AND DVD: Now, from ARROW VIDEO RUNNING TIME: 113 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   The Katakuris are [read on…]

Lesson of Evil - Out Now on DVD and Blu Ray

Lesson of Evil – Out Now on DVD and Blu Ray

 LESSON OF EVIL English teacher Seiji Hasumi (Hideaki ITO) is on the outside a cool, handsome, well respected and well liked, by both fellow teachers and students, teacher in a [read on…]

Crows Zero 2 (2009) (Kurôzu Zero II) - Out on DVD July 2nd.

Crows Zero 2 (2009) (Kurôzu Zero II) – Out on DVD July 2nd.

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MqXtvE9DAH0[/youtube] Running Time: 133 mins Rating: 15 Reviewed by: David Gillespie – Official HCF Artist Takashi Miike first came to my attention with the romantic gorefest, Audition (1999). Having sat down [read on…]

13 Assassins (2010)

13 Assassins (2010)

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_-IzbkXo7bo[/youtube] 13 Assassins (2010) (Cert TBC) Running Time: 141 mins Director: Takashi Miike Writer: Kaneo Ikegami, based on a screenplay by DaisukeTengan Starring: Koji Yakusho, Takayuki Yamada, Yuseke Iseya Reviewed [read on…]