The Bold, The Corrupt, And The Beautiful (Xue guan yin)

The Bold, The Corrupt, And The Beautiful (Xue guan yin)   Taiwan (2017) Dir. Yang Ya-che Keep it in the family. That’s quite often a wise maxim to adhere to, especially for those with a criminal bent - after all, if you can’t trust your family, whom can you trust? Then again, I suppose it … Continue reading The Bold, The Corrupt, And The Beautiful (Xue guan yin)

Granblue Fantasy – The Animation Part 2

Granblue Fantasy - The Animation Part 2 (Episodes 8-12+OVAs) (Cert 12) 1 Disc Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 165 minutes approx. We once again take to the skies aboard the steampunk airship Grancypher and traverse the many airborne islands as the search for Gran’s father continues in Granblue Fantasy. That’s the idea anyway, but this … Continue reading Granblue Fantasy – The Animation Part 2

Because I Love You (Saranghagi Ttaemoone)

Because I Love You (Saranghagi Ttaemoone) Korea (2017) Dir. Joo Ji-hong When legendary rock group KISS were asked if they copied Alice Cooper’s stage make-up, they responded by saying since it worked so well with one guy it would be great with four. Presumably, Joo Ji-hong felt the same way when he decided to expand … Continue reading Because I Love You (Saranghagi Ttaemoone)

J Revolusi

J Revolusi Malaysia (2017) Dir. Zulkarnain Azhar It’s been well over five years since ol’ MIB paid a visit to the Malaysian branch of the world cinema chain, so here we are again with this action thriller presumably designed to keep up with their Asian neighbours in this particular genre. The UTK (Unit Tindakhas) is … Continue reading J Revolusi

Alice In Earnestland (Seong-sil-han na-la-ui Ael-li-seu)

Alice In Earnestland (Seong-sil-han na-la-ui Ael-li-seu) Korea (2015) Dir. Ahn Gooc-Jin All our lives we are told that if we work hard and play by the rules we can reap the rewards at the end of the day. Unfortunately we know that isn’t always true and those who take the short cuts get ahead and … Continue reading Alice In Earnestland (Seong-sil-han na-la-ui Ael-li-seu)