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

Gappa, The Triphibian Monster (Daikyojû Gappa)

Gappa, The Triphibian Monster (Daikyojû Gappa) Japan (1967) Dir. Haruyasu Noguchi The kaiju (giant monster) movie has been the associated property of studio Toho in Japan ever since Godzilla roared onto the big screen in 1954, kick-starting a legendary franchise and spawning many running mates and imitators on native shores and beyond. Interestingly rival studio … Continue reading Gappa, The Triphibian Monster (Daikyojû Gappa)