Parasyte The Maxim Collection 2

Parasyte The Maxim Collection 2 (Episodes 13-25) (Cert 15) 2 Discs DVD/2 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: Animatsu Entertainment) Running time: 274 minutes approx. Part two of this superlative sci-fi/horror series kicks off with central protagonist Shinichi Izumi in the doldrums after witnessing the death of schoolmate Kana Kimishima at the hands of the parasites. Having exposed … Continue reading Parasyte The Maxim Collection 2

Parasyte: The Maxim Collection 1

Parasyte: The Maxim Collection 1 (Episodes 1-12) (Cert 18) 3 Discs DVD/2 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: Animatsu Entertainment) Running time: 274 minutes approx. When Frank Sinatra famously sang “I’ve got you under my skin” I doubt he would have envisioned the true horrors such a metaphorical notion would actually have. Mangaka Hitoshi Iwaaki did and the … Continue reading Parasyte: The Maxim Collection 1

Parasyte: Part 1

Parasyte Part 1 (Cert 15) 1 Disc (Distributor: Animatsu Entertainment) Running Time: 109 minutes approx. If ever a live action adaptation of a successful anime has a difficult handicap to overcome, it is not so much whether it can successfully honour the bespoke visual aspects during translation but the expectations of the existing fans of … Continue reading Parasyte: Part 1