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Crypt of Curiosities: Junji Ito Adaptations

In terms of great living horror legends, Japanese mangaka Junji Ito is easily one of the most distinctive. His manga, featuring oddball characters with sunken eyes and creepy smiles being menaced by ...

DVD Review: Dolls

★★★★☆ After Hana-Bi and Kikujiro, Dolls is the third and final Blu-ray release from Third Window films in their collection of films by Japanese auteur Takeshi Kitano. Dolls is arguably the strangest ...

Third Window Films releases Kitano’s Hana-Bi, Kikujiro and Dolls in Blu Ray

All feature new 2K remasters from Office Kitano! The first 1000 copies of each feature cardboard slipcases with new illustrated artwork by Marie Bergeron supported by Filmdoo’s Film Creativity ...

Dolls (2002)

Written and directed by Takeshi Kitano. Starring Miho Kanno, Hidetoshi Nishijima, Tatsuya Mihashi, Chieko Matsubara, Kyoko Fukada and Tsutomu Takeshige. Running time: 113 min. Dolls is a ...

Sadao Abe and Miho Kanno to star in Yoshihiro Nakamura’s “Kiseki no Ringo”

Sadao Abe and Miho Kanno will be playing a married couple in an upcoming movie called Kiseki no Ringo (literally “Miracle Apples”), directed by Yoshihiro Nakamura (Fish Story, Golden Slumber). The ...

Full trailer for Kentaro Otani's "Gene Waltz"

The official website for Kentaro Otani’s Gene Waltz has been updated with a longer trailer. The film is an adaptation of a novel by Takeru Kaido, the real-life pathologist who also wrote the novels ...

Teaser for Kentaro Otani's "Gene Waltz"

An official website has finally been launched for Kentaro Otani‘s Gene Waltz, a film adaptation of a novel by Takeru Kaido, the real-life pathologist who also wrote the novels that inspired “The ...

Teaser for Kentaro Otani's "Gene Waltz"

An official website has finally been launched for Kentaro Otani‘s Gene Waltz, a film adaptation of a novel by Takeru Kaido, the real-life pathologist who also wrote the novels that inspired “The ...

Noboru Iguchi working on “Tomie Unlimited”

Earlier today it was announced that Noboru Iguchi (The Machine Girl, RoboGeisha) has started filming a new entry in the ongoing Tomie horror film series called Tomie Unlimited and that 15-year-old ...

Noboru Iguchi working on “Tomie Unlimited”

Earlier today it was announced that Noboru Iguchi (The Machine Girl, RoboGeisha) has started filming a new entry in the ongoing Tomie horror film series called Tomie Unlimited and that 15-year-old ...

Full trailer out for Daihachi Yoshida's "Permanent Nobara"

The official website for Permanent Nobara has been updated with a new 2-minute trailer. The film is the latest by director Daihachi Yoshida, who began his career as a highly successful television ...