Battle Royale

Battle Royale, ???ยท?????, Batoru Rowaiaru Genre: Comedy, Thriller. Date: 2000 Parts: 3 Language: Japanese Subtitle: English Synopsis: “”At the dawn of the millennium, the nation collapsed. At fifteen percent unemployment, ten million were out of work. 800,000 students boycotted school. The adults lost confidence, and fearing the youth, eventually passed the Millennium Educational Reform Act […]

Blister,

Blister, Genre: Comedy. Date: 1999 Parts: 4 Language: Japanese Subtitle: English Synopsis: The prototypical “”otaku,”” Yuji loves American action figures more than anything in the world, but he never even removes the “”blister”” packaging from the treasures that he collects – instead leaving them in their pristine condition. However, no matter how much he acquires, […]

Breath

Breath, Soom Date: 2007 Parts: 1 Language: Korean Subtitle: English Synopsis: A love story involving a convicted prisoner who “”slowly falls for a woman who decorates his prison cell.”” Chen Chang Jung-woo Ha

Cloistered Nun: Runa’s Confession

Cloistered Nun: Runa’s Confession, Shudojo Runa no kokuhaku Date: 1976 Parts: 1 Language: Japanese Subtitle: English Synopsis: Cult pinku eiga director Masaru Konuma (Ikenie Fujin) turned his disapproving gaze on Christianity with this mean-spirited S & M film for Nikkatsu, which was drifting toward ever rougher fare at the time. Pop singer Runa Takamura of […]

Dancing Lion

Dancing Lion, Sing See Genre: Comedy. Date: 2007 Parts: 2 Language: Chinese Subtitle: English Synopsis: Gai, nominally a manager and practically a slacker in office, often hangs out with his colleague Gau who is just as redundant in the company. When they lose their jobs, they decide to enter a long-standing family business by taking […]

Detective Mr Gong

Detective Mr Gong, Kong Pil-du,Big Match Genre: Action, Comedy. Date: 2006 Parts: 4 Language: Korean Subtitle: English Synopsis: GONG Pil-du is a detective recruited for his athletic skills and achievement, a bronze Universiade medalist in wrestling. Since then, however, he has had little success in his career, and remains a 40-year old bachelor with a […]

Dragon Tiger Gate,

Dragon Tiger Gate, Genre: Action, Martial Arts. Date: 2006 Parts: 3 Language: Chinese Subtitle: English Synopsis: Based on a long running popular HK manga, Dragon Tiger Gate tells the story of three young martial arts masters emerge from the back streets of Hong Kong to help the powerless fight injustice. *Donnie Yen as Dragon Wong […]

Epitaph

Epitaph, Gidam, Strange Tales, The Last Breath Genre: Horror. Date: 2007 Parts: 2 Language: Korean Subtitle: English Synopsis: In the early part of the 1940s, a young psychiatrist and his wife accept a position at a mental hospital after completing their studies in Tokyo. However, Dr. Kim Dong-won and In-yeong are soon plunged into a […]

Fallen Angels

Fallen Angels, Duo luo tian shi Date: 1995 Parts: 3 Language: Chinese Subtitle: English Synopsis: A disillusioned killer embarks on his last hit but first he has to overcome his affections for his cool, detached partner. Thinking it’s dangerous and improper to become involved with a colleague he sets out to find a surrogate for […]