UQ Holder – Complete Collection

UQ Holder – Complete Collection (Cert 15) 2 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 368 minutes approx. Ken Akamatsu is synonymous with the harem comedy, having given us the seminal Love Hina and the rather preposterous Negima! Magister Negi Magi, about a ten year-old wizard from Wales serving as a teacher to a class of … Continue reading UQ Holder – Complete Collection

Blade Of The Immortal

Blade Of The Immortal (Cert 18) 1 Disc Blu-ray/DVD (Distributor: Arrow Video) Running Time: 141 minutes approx. It goes to show how prolific maverick Japanese director Takashi Miike is, that apparently he wasn’t aware Blade Of The Immortal was his 100th film until somebody mentioned it whilst he was making film number 102! And he … Continue reading Blade Of The Immortal

Blood (Buraddo)

Blood (Buraddo) Japan (2009) Dir. Ten Shimoyama While this film is about vampires it is not to be mistaken for the live action adaptation of the classic anime Blood: The Last Vampire - not that such folly would occur since the two films are vastly different in just about every aspect. In the Edo period … Continue reading Blood (Buraddo)