Movie Review – Samurai Shifters (Hikkoshi daimyô!)

Samurai Shifters (Hikkoshi daimyô!)  Japan (2019) Dir. Isshin Inudo Moving house is one of the most stressful things we will ever do in our lives, and the bigger the household, the more there is to pack up. But spare a thought for those poor folk in feudal Japan who had to move an ENTIRE village! … Continue reading Movie Review – Samurai Shifters (Hikkoshi daimyô!)

Why Don’t You Play In Hell? (Jigoku de naze warui)

Why Don't You Play In Hell? (Jigoku de naze warui) Japan (2013) Dir. Sion Sono You’re going to have to bear with me on this one because the plot to Sion Sono’s latest cinematic subversion is not that easy to simplify, at least not without giving away too much - or too little… A group … Continue reading Why Don’t You Play In Hell? (Jigoku de naze warui)